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Paper Icosahedron

icosahedron paper model icosahedron Paper model icosahedron on pedestal Paper model icosahedron on pedestal icosahedron Platonic solids (diameter 24cm)

Number of faces: 20
Number of edges: 30
Number of vertices: 12

The icosahedron is one of the 5 Platonic Solids (convex regular polyhedra). The model is made of 20 equilateral triangular faces.

Icosahedron nets for making the shape

icosahedron (.PDF)
icosahedron on pedestal (.PDF)
icosahedron (large) (.PDF)
Print the PDF file to make the paper model.

The large version of the icosahedron has a circumscribed sphere diameter of 24 cm (9.5 inches).

net icosahedron

net icosahedron in color

Paper models:
icosahedron model in color

Virtual Icosahedron (VRML-viewer is needed)

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