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An Unusual Tessellation

This tessellation appears, at first, to be regular (or “Archimedean,” by analogy with the Archimedean solids), for all of the polygons included are regular. However, it is not vertex-transitive, which keeps it from qualifying as a regular or Archimedean tessellation.

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Shield Mandala

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Tessellation Featuring Regular Enneagons and Hexaconcave, Equilateral Dodecagons

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A Tiling of a Plane, Using Diconcave Octagons, Rhombi, and Two Types of Kites

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A Radial Tessellation, on the Topic of the Difficulty in Tessellating with Regular Pentagons

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Fractiles’ Mandala, Based on Angles of Pi/7 Radians

Although this was based on something I constructed using the Fractiles-7 magnetic tiling toy, I did not have enough magnetic pieces to finish this. The idea was, therefore, converted into a (non-Euclidean) construction using Geometer’s Sketchpad, and then refined using … Continue reading

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Two Color-Patterns of a Tessellation Using Squares, Rhombi, Equilateral Hexagons, and Regular Octagons

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