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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Symmetrical Icosahedron Derived from a Regular Dodecahedron

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Symmetrical Icosahedron Derived from a Regular Dodecahedron

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Description
This cut folded and glued paper model has eight sides that are equilateral triangles and twelve sides that are isosceles triangles. A paper tag reads: 410. A mark in pencil reads: Symmetrical (/) Icosahedron (/) Derived from a (/) Regular (/) Dodecahedron (/) 3-24-34 (/) No. 410.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
date made
1934 03 24
associated dates
1934 03 24 / 1934 03 24
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
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 glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 6.2 cm x 8.5 cm x 8 cm; 2 7/16 in x 3 11/32 in x 3 5/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.607
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.607
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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