Klein bottle, 1995.

Image number: 10328073

Klein bottle, 1995.

A single surface model made by Alan Bennett in Bedford, United Kingdom. It consists of a parallel sided coil with one piercing of the return tube which when theoretically cut gives a pair of 15-twist Mobius strips. A Klein bottle has no edges, no outside or inside and cannot be properly constructed in three dimensions.

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Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
20 October 2003 19:05
Image rights:
Science Museum

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