Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Ten Tetrahedra


This tan cut and folded paper model is marked: April 26 1930 (/) Ten tetrahedra (/) Inscriptible (/) in a (/) Rhombic Dodecahedron (/) also in (/) Five Cubes (/) Intersecting (/) Hexagonally Another mark reads: 59.

It is not identical to the compound ot ten tetrahedra represented by models MA.304723.223 and MA.304723.229.

Date Made: 1930 04 26

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.304723.102Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.102

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and folded (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 11 cm x 12 cm x 13 cm; 4 11/32 in x 4 23/32 in x 5 1/8 in


Record Id: nmah_1065716

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