Geometric Models, Rectangular Parallelepipeds (Trisected Cube)

Geometric Models, Rectangular Parallelepipeds (Trisected Cube)

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
This rough wooden model shows a cube, cut by two parallel planes to form three rectangular parallelopipeds.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
geometric model
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
each: 2.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 31/32 in x 2 15/16 in x 2 15/16 in
ID Number
1985.0112.221
catalog number
1985.0112.221
accession number
1985.0112
Credit Line
Gift of Wesleyan University
subject
Mathematics
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object