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: 12. The curves are on the outside and within a single inner opening.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .2 cm x 8.8 cm x 7.7 cm; 3/32 in x 3 15/32 in x 3 1/32 in
ID Number
1979.0992.08
accession number
1979.0992
catalog number
1979.0992.08
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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