Mathematical Model – Snub Cube

Coxeter Collection · Mathematics

Accession Number: 2016.mat.45

Instrument Name: Mathematical Model – Snub Cube

Description:

A paper mathematical model depicting a snub cube. Square faces are in light blue, triangular faces are in yellow.

Primary Materials: Paper

Markings:

This model is marked with the number “16″.

Dimensions (cm): Longest dimension = 19 cm

Function: Pedagogical mathematical model.

Condition:

Good: Some of the faces of the model are indented slightly.

Manufacturer: Unknown

Date of Manufacture: c. 1990s

Provenance:

This model was likely made by Dr. Frank Sottile during his tenure as Assistant Professor of Mathematics between July 1994 and July 1998.

Donated to UTSIC: No