Mathematical Model – Unidentified Polyhedron

Coxeter Collection · Mathematics

Accession Number: 2016.mat.11

Instrument Name: Unidentified Polyhedron

Description:

A model of stiff beige cardboard depicts an unidentified polyhedron. Black dots at several vertices appear to have been made with black permanent marker.

Primary Materials: Cardboard

Markings:

This model is labelled with the letter “A”

Dimensions (cm): Longest dimension = 7 cm

Function: Pedagogical mathematical model.

Condition:

Good: the surface is slightly smudged and several corners appear worn, though it is not clear whether this occurred after its construction.

Manufacturer: Unknown, likely locally made.

Donated to UTSIC: No