Irregular Curve or French Curve

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Description
This is one of eight flat wooden irregular curves contained in a box with museum number 1979.0992.01. It is stamped at the base: 7. Two arrows mark a section of the curve. Next to this section is penciled in the phrase: cooling Curve.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .2 cm x 23.3 cm x 6.5 cm; 3/32 in x 9 3/16 in x 2 9/16 in
ID Number
1979.0992.05
accession number
1979.0992
catalog number
1979.0992.05
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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