Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Irregular Icosahedron

Description:

This cut and glued tan paper model has twenty triangular faces, with the faces in two shapes and sizes. A paper tag on the model reads: 410. A mark in pencil reads: 3-24-34.

Date Made: 1934 03 24

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.304723.236Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.236

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 6 cm x 5.5 cm; 1 31/32 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 5/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2ef1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1066969

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