How much did the first light bulb cost?

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Light bulbs are a staple in society today. The different styles of light bulbs range from cheap to expensive depending on the brand. When the first light bulbs were sold, they were free. People had nowhere to put them. When they did start being sold for a profit, they were just two cents each. The cost of the light bulbs went up with demand soon after. Now people are willing to spend about $8 for a set of three.
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The first light bulb didn't have a practical cost associated with it because it was so expensive that ordinary people could not afford it and people with money could not justify the cost. Due to high cost of the materials, there was no actual price tag given for the first light bulb.
The first lightbulb didn't cost anything because no one had anywhere to put it. When light bulbs started being sold, you could find them for about $0.02 a piece or so.
The first incandescent light bulb was invented in 1802 by Humphrey Davy. At the time there was not a market for the light bulbs since only a select few actually had electricity so the cost of the first light bulb was zero.
The first lightbulb didn't cost anything because no one had anywhere to put it. When light bulbs started being sold, you could find them for about $0.02 a piece or so.
The first incandescent light bulb was invented in 1802 by Humphrey Davy. At the time there was not a market for the light bulbs since only a select few actually had electricity so the cost of the first light bulb was zero.
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