Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Rhombic Pyramid


This cut, glued and taped dark green plastic model has a rhombus for a base and four triangular sides.

A tag on the model reads "88." Model 88 is supposed to be three rhombic pyramids that can be arranged to form a rhombic hexahedron.

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.304723.113Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.113

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)green (overall color)cut, glued and taped (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 5 cm x 5.2 cm x 5.2 cm; 1 31/32 in x 2 1/16 in x 2 1/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1066378

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