Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Two Symmetrical Spherical Triangles

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Description
This cut and folded tan paper model shows two symmetrical spherical triangles opposite one another on a sphere.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1918
associated dates
1918 00 00 / 1918 00 00
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 2.3 cm x 10.2 cm x 14.5 cm; 29/32 in x 4 1/32 in x 5 23/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.173
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.173
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Spherical Trigonometry
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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