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Geometric Model by R.L. Curtis, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Four Octahedra

Geometric Model by R.L. Curtis, a Student of A. Harry Wheeler, Union of Four Octahedra

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Description
This tan paper model represents the union of four intersecting octahedra. A typed paper tag reads:. 146 (/) 4O. Another mark reads: O8 (/) 146 (/) R.L. Curtis.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Geometric Model
Date made
1938
date made
1938 08 04
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 cm x 10 cm x 10 cm; 3 15/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
1979.0102.063
accession number
1979.0102
catalog number
1979.0102.063
Credit Line
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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