Geometric Model Stand

Description
This oval wooden stand is painted black. It resembles the stands L. Brill and M. Schilling sold for exhibiting ellipsoids, but is of slightly different dimensions than other examples in the collections. Compare 1985.0112.188.6. That model is for Brill's series 10.2, XXXII. This model is unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1894-1901
maker
Brill, L.
place made
Deutschland
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.2 cm x 18 cm x 15 cm; 7/8 in x 7 3/32 in x 5 29/32 in
ID Number
1982.0795.14
catalog number
1982.0795.14
accession number
1982.0795
Credit Line
Gift of the Department of Mathematics, The University of Michigan
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History