Göttingen Collection of Mathematical Models and Instruments

Projection of the four-dimensional 24- cell

Model 352

Dr. Victor SchlegelB V 1-4


Projections of the regular four-dimensional 24-cell into three-dimensional space.


The 24-cell is a regular polytope in four-dimensional space. Its boundary consists of 24 octahedra, and contains 96 triangles, 96 edges and 24 vertices.

Showcase of this model is Case number 20


Schilling, Martin(Hrg.): Catalog mathematischer Modelle, Leipzig(Verlag von Martin Schilling) 1911, 7.Auflage, No.287. p. 155.

Separataband M1 im Mathematischen Institut p. 259-272.