Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Compound of Rhombic Dodcahedron and Cuboctahedron

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Compound of Rhombic Dodcahedron and Cuboctahedron

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Description
This cut and folded tan paper model represents a rhombic dodechaderon intersecting a cuboctahedron. A mark on one face reads: 601. Another mark reads: this (/) is (/) a (/) Rhombic (/) Dodecahedron. A mark on another face reads: This is a (/) Cuboctahedron. Another mark reads: June 19-31 (/) Rhombic (/) Dodecahedron (/) and (/) Cuboctahedron (/) No. 601.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
date made
1931 06 19
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 cm x 14 cm x 14 cm; 5 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in
ID Number
1979.0102.115
accession number
1979.0102
catalog number
1979.0102.115
Credit Line
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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