Alhambra, Salon de Comares

T00212 = data8/PG261
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This pattern is based on two large ceramic mosaic dado panels in the throne alcove in the middle of the north wall of the Salon de Comares. However, the graphic uses only two of the six 12-pt motifs in the dado. The complete dado is a bit too large to show the graphic properly.



Publications referenced:
  1. Photo by David Wade: SPA 0202 (Alhambra, Salon de Comares, Spain) of David Wade. Website:, UK, 2015. [wadei] {Website}(1333-54AD, 733-55AH)
  2. Page 261 of S J Abas and A S Salman. Symmetries of Islamic Geometrical Patterns, World Scientific, 1995. ISBN 981021704. [abas] {Very many patterns in black and white, no sources given.}
  3. Plate LVII (Mosaic dado in window) of A. F. Calvert. Moorish remains in Spain, London, New York, J. Lane, Pressmark 18.F.85, 1906. [calvert] {586 pages} Available on Internet.