Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Hexahedron

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Hexahedron

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Description
This cut and folded tan paper model has six faces. A tag reads: 78. A mark reads: Hexahedron II (/) (f) Faces 6 Faces 4,4,3,3,3,3 (/) (e) Vertices 6 (/) (k) Edges, No. 78 (/) e-k+f=2 (/) A. Harry Wheeler (/) August 22, 1934.
This is one of a series of models of irregular hexagons that Wheeler made on August 22, 1934.
Compare 1979.0102.012, 1979.0102.014, 1979.0102.018, 1979.0102.020, 1979.0102.022, 1979.0102.025, and 1979.0102.026.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
Date made
1934
date made
1934 08 22
Maker
A. Harry Wheeler
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.5 cm x 12.5 cm x 7.4 cm; 2 15/16 in x 4 29/32 in x 2 29/32 in
ID Number
1979.0102.014
accession number
1979.0102
catalog number
1979.0102.014
Credit Line
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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