Geometric Model, L. Brill No. 5. Carton Ser. No. 1, Ellipsoid

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Description
This blue paper model is stored flat. It consists of eleven circular discs intersecting eleven other circular discs. It is stored with model 1985.112.014 in a gray envelope, which in turn is in a brown cardboard box. Unfolded, it is a model of an ellipsoid.
The stand for the model is part of 1985.0112.005.
Compare MA.304722.15.
Reference:
L. Brill, Catalog, 1892, p. 1, 59.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1892
maker
L. Brill
place made
Deutschland: Hessen, Darmstadt
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.8 cm x 8.8 cm x 8.8 cm; 3 7/16 in x 3 7/16 in x 3 7/16 in
ID Number
1985.0112.002
catalog number
1985.0112.002
accession number
1985.0112
Credit Line
Gift of Wesleyan University
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History