Royal Palace, Fez
data186/P144
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Geometry
- Gold star pattern(photo).
Dynamic build of this pattern.
Perspective view of this pattern.
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *442 (p4m).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 5°.
- Contains three regular two-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 30°.
- Contains one regular 12-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 60°.
- Contains one regular 24-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 30°.
- There are 17 non-regular reflective tiles (including 3 kites) and one reflective pair.
- The tiling satisfies the interlace condition and has two finite interlaces and two infinite interlaces with straight cross-overs.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 1021 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Vol2, page144 (Royal Palace, Fez, Morocco) of Paccard, AndrĂ©. Traditional Islamic craft in Moroccan architecture, Saint-Jorioz, France, 1980. ISBN 286486003. [paccard] {2 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.}
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