Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Ten Tetrahedra

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Ten Tetrahedra

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Description
This tan cut and folded paper model is marked: April 26 1930 (/) Ten tetrahedra (/) Inscriptible (/) in a (/) Rhombic Dodecahedron (/) also in (/) Five Cubes (/) Intersecting (/) Hexagonally Another mark reads: 59.
It is not identical to the compound ot ten tetrahedra represented by models MA.304723.223 and MA.304723.229.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
date made
1930 04 26
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 11 cm x 12 cm x 13 cm; 4 11/32 in x 4 23/32 in x 5 1/8 in
ID Number
MA.304723.102
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.102
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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