Case for Irregular Curves

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Description
This well-made wooden, paper-lined case holds eight wooden irregular curves (1979.0992.02 thru 1979.0992.09). It is hinged and closes with two metal hooks. A mark inked on the inside along the front reads: T-3-4959.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
steel (hooks material)
Measurements
overall: 3.6 cm x 38 cm x 16 cm; 1 13/32 in x 14 31/32 in x 6 5/16 in
ID Number
1979.0992.01
accession number
1979.0992
catalog number
1979.0992.01
subject
Mathematics
Drawing Instruments
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Curves
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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