Geometric Model, L. Brill No. 16 Carton Ser. No. 7, Half a Cone

Geometric Model, L. Brill No. 16 Carton Ser. No. 7, Half a Cone

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Description
This tan paper model shows half a cone. It is stored flat; the dimensions are for it when open. The model consists of fourteen circles and portions of circles intersecting fourteen other circles and portions of circles. It is stored in a gray envelope with model 1985.112.18. The envelope, in turn, is stored in a brown paper box with other models in the series.
An unnumbered stand that is part of 1985.0112.005 may be for this model.
Reference:
L. Brill, Catalog, 1892, p. 1, 58.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1892
maker
L. Brill
place made
Deutschland: Hessen, Darmstadt
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 cm x 11.5 cm x 9 cm; 4 5/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 9/16 in
ID Number
1985.0112.004
catalog number
1985.0112.004
accession number
1985.0112
Credit Line
Gift of Wesleyan University
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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