Variation on the Klein bottle, 1995.
Image number: 10328088
A single surface glass vessel made by Alan Bennett in Bedford, United Kingdom. Its form is a variation on the Klein bottle with an inlet passing through the vessel which when cut forms a pair of single-twist Mobius strips. A Klein bottle is a surface which 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 19:09
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- Science Museum