Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Two Symmetrical Spherical Triangles

Description:

This cut and folded tan paper model shows two symmetrical spherical triangles opposite one another on a sphere.

Date Made: 1918

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, Trigonometry, Science & Mathematics, Spherical Trigonometry

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Credit Line: Gift of Helen M. Wheeler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MA.304723.173Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.173

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and folded (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 2.3 cm x 10.2 cm x 14.5 cm; 29/32 in x 4 1/32 in x 5 23/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0478-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1066633

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