Model for Descriptive Geometry by A. Jullien - Rotation of a Point about an Axis in the Horizontal Plane

Description
Point (m, m’) is rotated about line ab. Point n on the horizontal plane is the foot of the perpendicular from the point to line ab. Point M1 is the result of rotation of the point about line nm; M2 is the result of rotation about line ab.
For more details, see COLL.1986.0885 and 1986.0885.01.01.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
geometric model
date made
ca 1880
maker
Jullien, A.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 6.5 cm; 2 9/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 2 9/16 in
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
ID Number
1986.0885.01.11
catalog number
1986.0885.01.11
accession number
1986.0885
subject
descriptive geometry
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Jullien Geometric Models
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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