Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Faceted Cuboctahedron


In this cut and gled tan paper model, each of the square faces of a cubocatahedron is replaced by four triangles going inward to meet at a point and each of the triangular faces by three. The model is unsigned.

Unspecified: Wheeler, Albert HarryMaker: 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.304723.046Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.046

Object Name: Geometric ModelOther Terms: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and glued (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 8.5 cm x 9.5 cm x 9.5 cm; 3 11/32 in x 3 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in


Record Id: nmah_1064857

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