Geometric Model by C.R. Barrington, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Five Tetrahedra

Geometric Model by C.R. Barrington, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Five Tetrahedra

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Description
This cut and folded paper model is painted five colors to show the five intersecting regular tetrahedra.A mark on the model reads: 395. Another mark reads: 1/15/18 (/) C. R. Barrington.
Compare MA.304723.209, MA.304723.217, and MA.304723.225.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
Other Terms
Geometric Model; Union of Five Tetrahedra
date made
1918-01-15
teacher
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Barrington, C. R.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
green (overall color)
tan (overall color)
blue (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
red (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 9 cm x 10.2 cm x 10.7 cm; 3 17/32 in x 4 1/32 in x 4 7/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.209
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.209
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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