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Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.1 cm x 8.4 cm x 5 cm; 2 in x 3 5/16 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Description:
This cut and glued plastic model shows a spherical triangle formed from three quadrantal (but not perpendicular) sectors of discs. It is unmarked and undated.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.214
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.214
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Spherical Trigonometry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-50fe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904951