Westinghouse Sun Lamp Replacement Bulb Type RS 275 Watts Original Box Great Advertising Graphics 1960s.
This unique vintage find features a New Improved RS Westinghouse sun lamp replacement bulb, Type RS 275 watts in its original box. Wonderful 1960s color graphics all over the box show families at the beach and color graphic on top of box features a lady lying in a chaise lounge chair using a sun lamp. The box includes the replacement bulb (no lamp) and a paper insert with directions for use and more information about how it can give the user “That Healthy Summer Look All Year Round” and that the sun lamp bulb “produces Vitamin D, the vitamin essential for strong, healthy bones and teeth”. Bottom of box has a printed “Caution” message.
Box is in excellent condition with minimal wear and measures 7-1/2-inches tall by 5-inches wide by 5-inches deep.
Bulb shows minimal wear and measures 6-3/8-inches long; rounded head has a 5-inch diameter. I have not tested the bulb to check for working condition.
The Winter Sports Schedules card from Palmyra Area Junior-Senior High School in Palmyra, PA dated 1965-1966 is included to provide further evidence of this unique advertising box is from the 1960s.
Westinghouse Sun Lamp Replacement Bulb Type RS 275 Watts Original Box Great Advertising Graphics 1960s
$29 $38 SALE