Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Nine Triangular Pyramids

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Nine Triangular Pyramids

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Description
Each of these nine black plastic models is a regular tetrahedron. Although the models are not presently grouped, resudue of tape suggests that some were once held together.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
geometric models, group of
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
black (overall color)
cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
each: 3 cm x 4 cm x 3.3 cm; 1 3/16 in x 1 9/16 in x 1 5/16 in
ID Number
MA.304723.470
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.470
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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