Lot 164: THOMAS EDISON BIRTHDAY LUNCHEON SOUVENIER LIGHT BULB.
October 22, 2016
St. Louis, MO, USALive Auction
THOMAS EDISON BIRTHDAY LUNCHEON SOUVENIER LIGHT BULB.
American, early 20th century, glass. A souvenier light bulb with applied image of Thomas Edison commemorating his 73rd birthday bearing two labels "Edison Lamp Works 1847-1920" and "Edison Mazda 110v 50w" sticker. Stamped "Edison Mazda" to reverse. 5''l. Original presentation case lined in purple velour with gold embossed inscripton "Thomas Alva Edison 73 Birthday Luncheon Edison Pioneers Feb 11 1920." 6.25"l. 4.25"w. 3.25"h. Along with accompanying light bulb, stamped "National Mazda." 5"l.
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