Geometrical Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Tetrahedron with Pins

Geometrical Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Regular Tetrahedron with Pins

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Description
The four vertices of this cur and folded paper model of a regular tetrahedron ate labeled A, B, C, and D. Each face has a metal pin sticking into it.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
average spatial: 4.5 cm x 5 cm x 4.5 cm; 1 25/32 in x 1 31/32 in x 1 25/32 in
ID Number
MA.304723.684
catalog number
304723.684
accession number
304723
Credit Line
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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