Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler,Trapezohedron (Faces are Twenty-Four Trapezoids)


The twenty-four faces of this tan paper model are kite-shaped quadrilaterals known as trapezia. A tag reads: 761. A mark in pencil reads: Trapezohedron (/) Faces 1:2:2 (/) April 28-34 (/) No. 761.

Compare MA.304723.307 and MA.304723.310.

Date Made: 1934 04 28

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.304723.307Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.307

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and folded (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 6 cm x 6 cm x 6 cm; 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in


Record Id: nmah_1067605

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