Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Tetrahedron

Description:

This tan, cut and glued plaster model has four equilateral triangles for sides. A typed paper tag reads: T4. Another paper tag reads: A.Harry Wheeler.

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: 1979.0102.143Accession Number: 1979.0102Catalog Number: 1979.0102.143

Object Name: Geometric Model

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5.7 cm x 6.5 cm x 5.7 cm; 2 1/4 in x 2 9/16 in x 2 1/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5578-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_905097

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