Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Pentagonal Dodecahedron


This cut and glued tan paper model has twelve faces, each a pentagon with one long edge. A paper tag reads: 386. Another mark reads: July 16, 1935 (/) Dodecahedron (/) whose faces (/) are 0 and 1 (/) of the Regular (/) (...) Icosahedron.

Date Made: 1935 07 16

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.304723.232Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.232

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and glued (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 5 cm x 5.2 cm x 6 cm; 1 31/32 in x 2 1/16 in x 2 3/8 in


Record Id: nmah_1066727

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