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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Two Intersecting Deltoid Dodecahedra

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Two Intersecting Deltoid Dodecahedra

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This cut, folded and glued tan paper model has twelve groups of four identical irregular quadrilaterals as well as eight groups of three quadrilaterals. Around each of the groups of three quadrilaterals there appear to be six coplanar larger quadrilaterals. A paper tag on the model reads: 635.
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Object Name
Geometric Model
Wheeler, Albert Harry
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)
average spatial: 15.7 cm x 19 cm x 19 cm; 6 3/16 in x 7 15/32 in x 7 15/32 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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