Geometric Model of A. Harry Wheeler, Hexagonal Prism

Geometric Model of A. Harry Wheeler, Hexagonal Prism

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The top and bottom of this cut and glued wooden model are regular hexagons, and the sides are rectangles. The rectangles make a right angle with the base and top. A typed paper tag reads: 160 (/) PR9.
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Object Name
Geometric Model
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
wood, balsa (overall material)
cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
average spatial: 6.4 cm x 10.6 cm x 7.1 cm; 2 17/32 in x 4 3/16 in x 2 25/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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