Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Inscribed and Circumscribed Cubes

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Inscribed and Circumscribed Cubes

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Description
In this cut and glued plastic model, a red cube is inscribed in a transparent green cube which is within an outmost transparent green cube. A mark on the model reads: 107.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
Other Terms
Geometric Model; Cubes, Inscribed & Circumscribed
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
green (overall color)
red (overall color)
cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 8 cm x 8 cm x 8 cm; 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.134
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.134
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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