Roman mosaic, Hippone-Annaba
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In the original floor, the lines are in the form of thick braiding.
Geometry
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *442 (p4m).
- 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 one regular octagon.
- There is one non-regular reflective tile (including one dart).
- The tiling satisfies the interlace condition and has no finite interlace and one infinite interlace with straight cross-overs.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 147 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Pl 413 (b) (Hippone-Annaba) of Catherine Balmelle .... Le deÌcor geÌomeÌtrique de la mosaiÌque romaine, Paris, Picard, 2002. ISBN 270840624. [balmelle] {2 vols}
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