Islamic Geometry: A Six-Fold “Snowflake”

This week, we’re tackling a six-fold star patterns that shows up in Islamic monuments across the world, from the 9th century Mosque of Ibn Tulun in Egypt to the 15th century Shakh-i-Zindeh complex in Uzbekistan and the Eski Mosque in Turkey.

Left to Right: Eski Mosque, Mosque of Ibn Tulun, Shakh-i-Zindeh complex
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