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Maker:
Baker, Richard P.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
white (overall color)
soldered (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10.1 cm x 10.2 cm x 13.3 cm; 3 31/32 in x 4 1/32 in x 5 1/4 in
Object Name:
geometric model
Date made:
ca 1906-1935
Description:
This is a wire skeleton model of a rhombic dodecahedron, a twelve-sided figure whose faces are rhombuses.. A typed paper tag reads: No. 110 (/) RHOMBIC DODECAHEDRON.
Reference:
R. P. Baker, <I>Mathematical Models</I>, Iowa City, Iowa,1931, p. 5.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances E. Baker
ID Number:
MA.211257.017
Accession number:
211257
Catalog number:
211257.017
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1c30-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1080251