Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Hexahedron


This cut and folded tan paper model has six faces. A tag reads: 80. A mark reads: Hexahedron III (/) (f) Faces 6, Faces 5,4,4,3,3,3 (/) (e) Vertices 7, No. 80 (/) (k) Edges 11 (/) A. Harry Wheeler (/) Aug. 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.

Also compare 1979.0102.020 and 1979.0102.21.

Date 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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Credit Line: Gift of Louise D. Campbell

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0102.020Accession Number: 1979.0102Catalog Number: 1979.0102.020

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.2 cm x 6.5 cm x 8.8 cm; 2 7/16 in x 2 9/16 in x 3 15/32 in


Record Id: nmah_905065

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