Geometric Model by H. Whitman, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Small Ditrigonal Icosidodecahedron

Geometric Model by H. Whitman, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Small Ditrigonal Icosidodecahedron

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Description
This tan paper cut and folded model has twenty triangular faces and twelve faces that are five-pointed stars. A mark on the model reads: 472. Another mark reads: H. Whitman (/) May 22, '19.
This is Wheeler’s model 472. Wenninger calls it a small ditrigonal Icosidodecahedron.
Reference:
Magnus J. Wenninger, Polyhedron Models, Cambridge: The University Press, 1971, p. 106.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
Other Terms
Geometric Model; Dodecahedron and Icosahedron
date made
1919 05 22
associated dates
1919 05 22 / 1919 05 22
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
teacher
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 folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 10.5 cm x 12.5 cm x 13.5 cm; 4 1/8 in x 4 29/32 in x 5 5/16 in
ID Number
MA.304723.270
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.270
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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