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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Icosahedron

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Icosahedron

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Description
This white, cut and glued, plastic geometric model has twenty equilateral triangles for sides. A typed tag on the model reads: Ic1. Another tag reads: A. Harry Wheeler.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
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)
white (overall color)
cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 8.7 cm x 8.7 cm x 10.2 cm; 3 7/16 in x 3 7/16 in x 4 1/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.565
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.565
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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