Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Five Intersecting Regular Octahedra Inscriptible in a Regular Dodecahedron


This wooden skeleton model represents five intersecting regular octahedra inscriptible in a regular dodecahedron. A sticker on the model reads: 214.

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.304723.824Catalog Number: 304723.824Accession Number: 304723

Object Name: geometric model

Physical Description: wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18.5 cm x 18.5 cm x 18.5 cm; 7 9/32 in x 7 9/32 in x 7 9/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1691577

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