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Geometric Model by A. F. Hewitt, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Right Pyramid with a Nonagon for Its Base

Geometric Model by A. F. Hewitt, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Right Pyramid with a Nonagon for Its Base

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Description
This right pyramid has a regular nonagon (nine-sided polygon) for its base and nine isoscles triangles that come together along edges and all meet at the vertex. Amark on the model reads: Nov. 3, 1926 (/) A.F. Hewitt.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
date made
1926 11 03
associated dates
1926 11 03 / 1926 11 03
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Hewitt, A. F.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 5.5 cm x 9.3 cm x 5 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 21/32 in x 1 31/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.677
accession number
304723
catalog number
304723.677
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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