Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Twelve Cubes Escribed on Cube

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Twelve Cubes Escribed on Cube

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Description
In this cut and glued tan paper model, each face of a central cube has attached to it the union of two cubes. A mark on the model reads: 106.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
associated dates
1930 01 26 / 1930 01 26
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 8.7 cm x 8.7 cm x 8.7 cm; 3 7/16 in x 3 7/16 in x 3 7/16 in
ID Number
MA.304723.128
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.128
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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