Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Hexahedron


This cut and folded tan paper model has six faces. A tag reads: 78. A mark reads: Hexahedron II (/) (f) Faces 6 Faces 4,4,3,3,3,3 (/) (e) Vertices 6 (/) (k) Edges, No. 78 (/) e-k+f=2 (/) A. Harry Wheeler (/) August 22, 1934.

This is one of a series of models of irregular hexagons that Wheeler made on August 22, 1934.

Compare 1979.0102.012, 1979.0102.014, 1979.0102.018, 1979.0102.020, 1979.0102.022, 1979.0102.025, and 1979.0102.026.

Date Made: 1934Date Made: 1934 08 22

Maker: A. Harry Wheeler

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Worcester

Subject: Mathematics


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Louise D. Campbell

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0102.014Accession Number: 1979.0102Catalog Number: 1979.0102.014

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.5 cm x 12.5 cm x 7.4 cm; 2 15/16 in x 4 29/32 in x 2 29/32 in


Record Id: nmah_905060

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