Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Icosahedron


This tan cut and folded paper model has twenty equilateral triangles for faces.

A paper tag reads: 5. A mark in pen reads: 5. A. Harry Wheeler (/) Nov. 9, 1931 (/) Pat. 1292188.

Date Made: 1931 11 09

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.304723.431Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.431

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and folded (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 13 cm x 13.5 cm x 17.5 cm; 5 1/8 in x 5 5/16 in x 6 7/8 in


Record Id: nmah_1069366

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