Puzzle, Pretty Pattern

Puzzle, Pretty Pattern

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When this 5 x 5 x 5 cube puzzle is solved, the colored stickers have a windmill pattern on each side. The pattern was designed and displayed by Cecil Smith. Smith also placed clear plastic tape around all the faces of the cube so that it could not be moved, keeping his pattern intact.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
puzzle
maker
Smith, Cecil
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 7 cm x 7 cm; 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in
ID Number
2006.3041.02
catalog number
2006.3041.02
nonaccession number
2006.3041
Credit Line
Gift of Cecil Smith
subject
Mathematics
Mathematical Recreations
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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