In Islamic style

T01227 = data164/C1
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This pattern is a transposition of the The symmetry group of the tiling is *632 (p6m) pattern in Attarine Medersa, Fez to a The symmetry group of the tiling is *442 (p4m) basis. The latter is Moroccan, and has the same construction as a non-interlace zellij pattern illustrated in [burckhardt], and there attributed to the Alhambra. However, similar pattern in the Alhambra --- from the lantern in the Sala de las Dos Hermanas and in the Cuarto Dorado --- are subtly different, in that the Moroccan versions retain the 8-stars on diads, whereas those in the Alhambra reduce the symmetry of this star to 2-fold.



Publications referenced:
  1. From Tony Lee of Not specific. Personal Communication, Information sent to the author, 21c. [pc]

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