Sultan Qaytbay, interior of dome
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Geometry
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *8• (d8).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 45°.
- Contains one regular two-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 45°.
- Contains two regular 8-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 90°.
- There are three non-regular reflective tiles.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 41 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Last colour plate (Qaytbay, Cairo, Egypt. Interior of dome) of Caroline Williams. Islamic Monuments of Cairo, American University Press, Cairo, 2002. ISBN 977424695. [williams] {Travel Guide}
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