Ilyas mosque at Balat (Mitetus)
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Geometry
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *442 (p4m).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 11.25°.
- Contains one regular 8-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 45°.
- Contains one regular 16-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 45°.
- There are 8 non-regular reflective tiles (including 2 kites) and one reflective pair.
- The tiling satisfies the two-colour condition.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 321 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Figure 136, left top of arch (Ilyas mosque at Balat (Mitetus), Turkey) of Oktay Aslanapa. Turkish art and architecture, London : Faber, 1971. ISBN 057108781. [aslanapa] {422 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm}(1401AD, 803AH)
- Fig 10.1b of Brian Wichmann and David Wade. Islamic Design: a Mathematical Approach, Springer, 2017. ISBN 978-3-319-69. [ww] {}
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