Geometric Model by S. Finlayson, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Oblique Triangular Antiprism

Geometric Model by S. Finlayson, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Oblique Triangular Antiprism

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Description
The top and bottom faces of this cut and folded tan paper model are equilateral triangles. The side faces are six triangles. The triangles face alternately up and down as one moves around the model.
A paper tag on the model reads: 164. A mark in pencil reads: 164. A mark in pen below this reads: S. Finlayson Nov. 16, '26.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
Other Terms
Geometric Model; Antiprism, Oblique Triangular
date made
1926
1926 11 16
associated dates
1926 11 16 / 1926 11 16
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Finlayson, S.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 2.5 cm x 7 cm x 3.3 cm; 31/32 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 5/16 in
ID Number
MA.304723.145
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.145
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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