Nejjarine Palace, Fez
data196/N4
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Geometry
- Gold star pattern(photo).
Dynamic build of this pattern.
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *8• (d8).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 7.5°.
- Contains 10 squares.
- Contains 8 regular two-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 45°.
- Contains 14 regular 8-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 45°.
- Contains one regular 24-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 30°.
- There are 26 non-regular reflective tiles and four reflective pairs.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 3713 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Fig 10.12, Fig A.30 of Brian Wichmann and David Wade. Islamic Design: a Mathematical Approach, Springer, 2017. ISBN 978-3-319-69. [ww] {}
- Photo from Nick Crossling (Nejjarine Palace, Fez, Morocco) of Not specific. Personal Communication, Information sent to the author, 21c. [pc]
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