Mathematical Model – Lynnclaire’s 120 “Bubble” Polyhedron

Coxeter Collection · Mathematics

Accession Number: 2016.mat.29

Instrument Name: Mathematical Model – Peculiar Polyhedra

Description:

A large cardboard model of a convex polyhedron with 120 triangular faces. The model is painted blue and is punctured and damaged at one of its vertices.

Primary Materials: Cardboard

Markings:

A small white label carries the number “51″.

Dimensions (cm): Longest dimension = 25 cm

Function: Pedagogical mathematical model.

Condition:

Good/ Fair – The model is punctured and damaged at one of its vertices.

Manufacturer: Unknown

Date of Manufacture: c. 1960

Donated to UTSIC: No