Bahramiye Mosque, Aleppo
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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 45°.
- Contains one square.
- Contains one regular 8-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 90°.
- There are three non-regular reflective tiles.
- The tiling satisfies the interlace condition and has one finite interlace and one infinite interlace with straight cross-overs.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 283 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Page 209 (Termez, Central Asia) of Lazar Izrailevich Rempel. Arkhitekturnyi ornament Uzbekistana: ..., Tashkent, 1961. [rempel] {602p}(14th century AD)
- Photo by Dick Osseman (Bahramiye Mosque, Aleppo, Syria. Carved border round door arch) of Not specific. Personal Communication, Information sent to the author, 21c. [pc]
Collections of similar tilings
Patterns using same irregular tiles: 3
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