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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler or a Student, Decagon

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler or a Student, Decagon

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This taped cardboard model painted yellow is open at the bottom and marked with Greek letters. It has nine quadrilateral sides (three at the top and six arounds the sides). The hexagonal base is missing.
A mark reads: B.W. Shaw '28.
Currently not on view
Object Name
geometric model
date made
associated dates
1928 / 1928
Wheeler, Albert Harry
Wheeler, Albert Harry
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
taped (overall production method/technique)
average spatial: 35 cm x 31 cm x 31 cm; 13 25/32 in x 12 7/32 in x 12 7/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
nonaccession number
Credit Line
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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