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

Description:

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.

Reference:

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

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Mathematics, Science & 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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1171-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_693880

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