Oriental Rug

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Oriental Carpet

By The Textile Museum and  The Math Forum _

Would you like to create an oriental rug?  Hook a border with a repeated pattern?

The Website "Symmetry and Pattern: The Art of Oriental Carpets", will provide you with very valuable information. Among other interesting facts, you will learn about 4 types of  symmetry: translation, reflection, glide reflection and rotation.