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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Pentagonal Dodecahedron

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Pentagonal Dodecahedron

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Description
This cut and glued tan paper model has twelve faces, each a pentagon with one long edge. A paper tag reads: 386. Another mark reads: July 16, 1935 (/) Dodecahedron (/) whose faces (/) are 0 and 1 (/) of the Regular (/) (...) Icosahedron.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
date made
1935 07 16
associated dates
1935 07 16 / 1935 07 16
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: 5 cm x 5.2 cm x 6 cm; 1 31/32 in x 2 1/16 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
MA.304723.232
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.232
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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