Mathematical Model – Regular Icosahedron

Coxeter Collection · Mathematics

Accession Number: 2016.mat.3

Instrument Name: Mathematical Model – Icosahedron

Description:

A colourful paper model with twenty faces. Each is an equilateral triangle.

Primary Materials: Cardboard

Dimensions (cm): Longest dimension = 12cm

Function: Sculpture, Pedagogical

Condition:

Good: Some of the faces are slightly abraded or dented.

Manufacturer: Unknown

Provenance:

These models existed at the Dept. of Mathematics during the tenure of Dr. H.S.M. Coxeter.

Donated to UTSIC: No