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Irregular Curve or French Curve

Irregular Curve or French Curve

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Description
This is one of eight flat wooden irregular curves contained in a box with museum number 1979.0992.01. It is not signed, but is stamped at the base with the number: 11. The curves are on the outside and within a single inner opening.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Curve
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 17.2 cm x 7.3 cm; 3/32 in x 6 25/32 in x 2 7/8 in
ID Number
1979.0992.02
accession number
1979.0992
catalog number
1979.0992.02
subject
Mathematics
Drawing Instruments
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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