Geometric Model by S. Finlayson, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Oblique Triangular Antiprism


The top and bottom faces of this cut and folded tan paper model are equilateral triangles. The side faces are six triangles. The triangles face alternately up and down as one moves around the model.

A paper tag on the model reads: 164. A mark in pencil reads: 164. A mark in pen below this reads: S. Finlayson Nov. 16, '26.

Date Made: 1926 11 16

Unspecified: Wheeler, Albert HarryMaker: Finlayson, S.

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.304723.145Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.145

Object Name: Geometric ModelOther Terms: Geometric Model; Antiprism, Oblique Triangular

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and folded (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 2.5 cm x 7 cm x 3.3 cm; 31/32 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 5/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1066345

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