Dissected Polygon, Probably a Ross Surface Form

Description
This unpainted wooden model consists of two doweled pieces that can be arranged as a quadrilateral. The model is incomplete. It resembles other Ross surface forms.
Compare models 1985.0112.190 through 1985.0112.202, especially 1985.0112.193. For further information about Ross models, including references, see 1985.0112.191.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1895
maker
Ross, W. W.
place made
United States: Ohio, Fremont
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 cm x 15 cm x 7.6 cm; 13/32 in x 5 29/32 in x 3 in
ID Number
1985.0112.194
accession number
1985.0112
catalog number
1985.0112.194
Credit Line
Gift of Wesleyan University
subject
Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Arithmetic Teaching
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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