Geometric Solids, by Larkin, English, c. 1850?
|Inventory Number:|| 42986|
|Object Type:|| |
|Persons:||Nathaniel John Larkin John Richard Larkin|
|Date Created:||c. 1850?|
|Place Created:|| England United Kingdom Europe
|Brief Description:||Oval box containing 27 wooden solids. From the printed list of 32 solids in the lid, 10, 22, 25, 26, 27 are missing and the item labelled 1 is not a tetrahedron but a pentagonal pyramid (which does not appear in the list).|
According to Johan Kjellman, these are most likely by Nathaniel John Larkin (inv. 53074), but may be by his son John Richard Larkin.
|Primary Inscriptions:||"LARKIN's / GEOMETRICAL / Solids."|
|Provenance:||Transferred from the Department of Geology and Mineralogy.|