A Rhombic Triacontahedron, Made of Icosidodecahedra

It turns out that it is possible to use multiple icosidodecahedra as building blocks to build that polyhedron’s dual, the rhombic triacontahedron. This construction appears below, in four different coloring-schemes.

Augmented IcosidodecaAugmented Icosidodeca2Augmented Icosidodeca3Augmented Icosidodeca4

These rotating virtual models were constructed using Stella 4d, a program available at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.

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