Mathematical Model – Convex Polyhedron

Coxeter Collection · Mathematics

Accession Number: 2016.mat.27

Instrument Name: Mathematical Model – Convex Polyhedron


A cardboard model representing a convex polyhedron. The model is coloured blue and brown/ yellow. The Department of Mathematics display describes it as follows:

“Its vertex set represents the vertices, the edge centres, and the face-centres of the cuboctahedron”

Primary Materials: Cardboard


The model is marked with the number “52″.

Dimensions (cm): Longest dimension = 19 cm

Function: Pedagogical mathematical model.


Good: The model has some damage to its surface.

Date of Manufacture: c. 1960

Donated to UTSIC: No