Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Pentagonal Dodecahedron


The faces of this cut, folded and glued tan paper model apper to be four irregular heptagons and four small isosceles triangles. A mark on the model reads: Pentagonal Dodecahedron (/) Dec 23, 1933.

Date Made: 1933 12 23

Maker: Wheeler, Albert Harry

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Worcester

Subject: Mathematics


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Credit Line: Gift of Helen M. Wheeler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MA.304723.012Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.012

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and glued (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 6.5 cm x 16.5 cm x 9 cm; 2 9/16 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 17/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1064534

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