Alhambra, Salon de Comares
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The Alhambra, south wall of the Salon de Comares, stucco panels above the two cupboard niches. Also fairly common in western Islam generally.
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *442 (p4m).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 45°.
- Contains one square.
- Contains two regular 8-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 90°.
- There are two non-regular reflective tiles.
- The tiling satisfies the interlace condition and has one finite interlace and no infinite interlace with straight cross-overs.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 109 polygons.
- Page 74 (Attarine Madrasah, Fez, Morocco. Bronze door) from [castera] (1325AD, 725AH)
- Page 384, Plate 27 (Alhambra, Salon de Comares, Spain. Panel above the frames of the cupboard niches of the South Wall) from [fernandez] (1350-4AD, 750-5AH)
- Plate XLII(2) (Alhambra, Salon de Comares, Spain. Panelling) from [jones] (1350-4AD, 750-5AH)
- Page 333 (Hidaya al-Islami, Rosetta, Egypt. ceiling) from [okane2] (1985AD, 1406AH)
- Photo by David Wade: MOR 2405x (Bou Inania Madrasah, Meknes, Morocco) from [wadei]
- Vol 1, page 199 (Kutubiya, Marrakesh, Morocco. Inspired by the very ancient minbar) from [paccard]
- Vol 2, page 268 from [paccard]
- Vol 2, page 297 (Royal Palace, Casablanca, Morocco. 60cm square panel,) from [paccard]