Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Octahedron in Cube

Description:

This white plastic regular octahedron is secured inside a transprent plastic cube, with a vertex at the center of each face of the cube.

A mark reads: A. Harry Wheeler. Another mark reads: 125 (40i).

Maker: Wheeler, Albert Harry

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Worcester

Subject: Mathematics

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Mathematics, Science & Mathematics

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Credit Line: Gift of Helen M. Wheeler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MA.304723.138Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.138

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)yellow (overall color)blue, light (overall color)cut and glued (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 6.8 cm x 6.8 cm x 6.8 cm; 2 11/16 in x 2 11/16 in x 2 11/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-14dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1066329

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