Geometric Model, L. Brill No. 16 Carton Ser. No. 7, Half a Cone


This tan paper model shows half a cone. It is stored flat; the dimensions are for it when open. The model consists of fourteen circles and portions of circles intersecting fourteen other circles and portions of circles. It is stored in a gray envelope with model 1985.112.18. The envelope, in turn, is stored in a brown paper box with other models in the series.

An unnumbered stand that is part of 1985.0112.005 may be for this model.


L. Brill, Catalog, 1892, p. 1, 58.

Date Made: 1892

Maker: L. Brill

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany: Hesse, Darmstadt

Subject: Mathematics


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Credit Line: Gift of Wesleyan University

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0112.004Catalog Number: 1985.0112.004Accession Number: 1985.0112

Object Name: geometric model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11 cm x 11.5 cm x 9 cm; 4 5/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 9/16 in


Record Id: nmah_693880

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