Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Hexahedron Collapsible into a Rhombohedron


This cut and folded tan paper model has a square pyramid at the top and bottom and a ring of eight equilateral triangles around the middle. A tag reads: 568. Another mark reads: Jan-13-1930 (/) No 568.

The model is of a Johnson solid.

Date Made: 1930 01 13

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.304723.619Accession Number: 304723Catalog Number: 304723.619

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)tan (overall color)cut and folded (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 9.5 cm x 6.3 cm x 6.5 cm; 3 3/4 in x 2 15/32 in x 2 9/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1072983

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