Menger Sponge Tea Light Lantern - Small

by EasyAs314159
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    Black nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.

    $25.00
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This tea light lantern is based of the Menger–Sierpinski sponge, a fractal in which each face of a cube is subdivided into nine squares (like a Rubik's Cube). Each of these nine sections is then again subdivided, creating a total of twenty seven smaller cubes. In the middle of each face the smaller cube is removed, creating a sponge like architecture.

This sponge is a level three sponge, where the original cube has been subdivided three separate times. Theoretically, a Menger sponge can be subdivided infinitely, creating a fractal curve that simultaneously has an infinite surface area but encloses zero volume.

Also available in larger size ceramic.

Dimensions

IN: 2.126 w x 2.126 d x 2.126 h
CM: 5.4 w x 5.4 d x 5.4 h

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