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Paper Truncated Icosahedron
soccer ball or football

Paper model truncated icosahedron (football) black and white football (truncated icosahedron) truncated icosahedron (large) truncated icosahedron (large)
The truncated icosahedron is one of the 13 Archimedean solids. The model is made of 12 pentagons and 20 hexagons.

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

net truncated icosahedron(football)

truncated isosahedron and football

hubble 25-years truncated icosahedron

Hubble 25-years truncated icosahedron:
This model is made for the Hubble 25 Anniversary
HubbleMania ball papercraft(.PDF)
Print the PDF file to make the paper model.

See also: hubble25th.org

Paper models:
truncated icosahedron model in color
Half truncated icosahedron
compound of truncated icosahedron and pentakisdodecahedron
Truncated icosahedron (football) variations
Football house
Football trophy

A brief history of C60
Truncated icosahedron (Wikipedia)
Football (ball) on Wikipedia
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