Palmeraie Golf Course Palace, Marrakesh
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Geometry
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *8• (d8).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 22.5°.
- Contains four regular 8-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 90°.
- Contains four regular 8-pointed star polygons with vertex angle of 45°.
- Contains one regular 16-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 45°.
- There are 12 non-regular reflective tiles.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 241 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Page 158 (Palmeraie Golf Course Palace, Marrakesh, Morocco. Painted wood, Colours from the original) of Jean-Marc Castéra. Arabesques: Decorative Art in Morocco, ACR Edition, Paris, 1999. ISBN 286770124. [castera] {Beautiful book.}
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