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Very early Edison carbon filament lamp, 1879.

 
Very early Edison carbon filament lamp, 1879.
4 0 c m
 
34cm
actual image size: 26cm x 32cm

Description

A carbon filament lamp of the type invented by Thomas Alva Edison, with platinum screw clamps to hold the filament, which is broken.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10214893

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