TITLE

A geometrically decorated renaissance box

AUTHOR(S)
Artmann, B.
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Spring2000, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features a historic wooden box designed with complicated patterns of regular and semiregular polyhedra in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Dimensions of the box; Wood materials incorporated in the box construction; List of publications by mathematicians detailing a comprehensive description of the box.
ACCESSION #
3142447

 

Related Articles

  • The Wood Box WHEELBARROW. Shelton, Will // Mother Earth News;Jan2001, Issue 183, p64 

    Provides guidelines for constructing a wood box wheelbarrow. Materials needed; Procedures.

  • Cookie mold. Nuremberg, Hugh H. // Woodworker's Journal;Sep/Oct93, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p12 

    Suggests the use of seven and one-half diameter cookie tin cans for making round Shaker-style wooden boxes. Advantages.

  • Build a Set of Shadow Boxes. English, John // Woodworker's Journal;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p47 

    Describes how to build a set of shadow boxes. Materials; Assembling the frames; Machining of the spline kerfs; Installation of the splines; Finishing.

  • Bombé Box. Petrovich, J. // Woodworker's Journal;Dec2002, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p28 

    Provides instructions to woodworkers for the construction of a bombé box in the U.S. List of materials; Table sawing of finger joints; Shaping of box sides with a table saw.

  • View from the Pulpit.  // Munday Courier (TX);12/22/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 52, p2 

    The author reflects on an antique blank box, a furniture which served as a packing case wherein those collected items of him will be used to fond memories when he goes to eternity.

  • Questions & Answers. Gilbert, Anne // Antique Shoppe Newspaper;Aug2012, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p27 

    The article presents questions and answers related to antique items including a double love birds made of pottery with a marked signed "Stangl Pottery Birds" on it, the history of a doll called "Raggedy Ann," and a locked keyless wooden box.

  • Contemporary jewelry box.  // Woodworker's Journal;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p53 

    Presents a jewelry box as project for woodwork. Bird's-eye maple as wood used; Padauk frame for bird's-eye maple lid; Padauk accents for decorative contrasts; Materials needed; Patterns; Step-by-step instructions; Finishing.

  • Miniature jewelry armoire.  // Woodworker's Journal;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p46 

    Presents a step-by-step guide in making a wooden jewelry box. Materials; Necessary hardware and finishing.

  • Gentleman's box. Colpetzer, Bob // Woodworker's Journal;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p50 

    Describes the steps in designing the gentleman's box. Selection of material; cutting the box fronts, sides and leg blank; Making the base frame; Making the box legs; Separating the lid from the box; Routing the box details; Assembling the box; Making the two trays; Finishing and lining the box....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics