Bourgoin, Plate 163
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Geometry
Patterns in this class have approximate geometry with only a few properties defined which are listed below.
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *442 (p4m).
- Contains one regular octagon.
- Contains at least one "regular" 6-pointed star polygon.
- Contains at least one "regular" 8-pointed star polygon.
- The tiling satisfies the two-colour condition.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
References
Publications referenced:
- Page 406, Fig. 332e (Amir Sarghatmish, Cairo, Egypt) of Jay Bonner. Islamic Geometric Patterns, Springer, 2016. ISBN 978144190216. [bonner] {Largest Islamic tile collection in print}(1356AD, 757AH)
- Plate 163 of J Bourgoin. Arabic Geometrical Pattern and Design, Dover, 1879. ISBN 048622924. [bourgoin] {Classical book of around 200 hand-produced patterns, in back and white.} Fuller version available on Internet.
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