Group of Three Dice Once Owned by Olive C. Hazlett

Group of Three Dice Once Owned by Olive C. Hazlett

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Description
The mathematical puzzles that belonged to the mathematician Olive C. Hazlett included these three tiny white plastic cubical dice with black spots. The faces are standard, ranging from one to six spots. The dice fit in a cylindrical metal case.
For related objects, see transactions 1998.0314 and 2015.3004.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dice, group of
Physical Description
plastic (dice material)
metal (case material)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 2 cm x 2 cm; 1 3/16 in x 25/32 in x 25/32 in
ID Number
2015.0027.10
accession number
2015.0027
catalog number
2015.0027.10
Credit Line
Gift of Hermitage of St. Joseph
subject
Mathematical Recreations
Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Women Mathematicians
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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