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Noma Christmas Lights
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Details

Object ID 000035

Object Name Noma Christmas Lights

Object Desc Noma brand light boxes.The front of the box is mostly red with tan writing and has pictures of Santa and a family by a Christmas tree, people sledding and ice skating.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000024a-d

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Christmas Decorations

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Cabinet 1

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Noma brand,electric lighting,Christmas lights,Mazda Lamps,lights,decorations,boxes,holiday decorations,lamps,


Title Noma Christmas Lights

Description Noma Lights box- The top is red with tan writing which says "Noma Decorative Lighting Outfit", in black it says "For all Occasions". It has a picture of Santa with scenes of a family playing by the Christmas tree, a family sledding, and people ice skating. On The side it says "Noma decorative lighting outfit equipped with Mazda lamps". On the other side it says "Noma". The front and back say "Mazda Lamps for Decoration and Illumination". Online research says GE started to use Mazda lamps in Dec. of 1909. Name comes from Persian mythology. Mazda lamps used tungsten fillments instead of carbon.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 0

Length 11

Width 0

Depth 6

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 4

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Noma

Maker Details Noma is an American company and at one time Noma was the largest christmas light manufacturer for Christmas lights.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY000024a-d

Description Light Box Noma Lamps

Conditions

Date JAN 23,2013

Summary good

Assessor Katie Wells

Notes Tape that says 75 on the front upside down has some writing on the side worn down. Worn especially on the sides of the object.


Events

Date JAN 23,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Appliance store from Wonderland Park Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 24,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1 from Appliance store - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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