Iloko Motifs

Iloko in Paoay, Northwestern Luzon

Products from Nagbacalan Loomweavers MPCI, Paoay

The motifs feature flower designs.

The symmetry group of a motif is a Klein 4 group with four elements. The symmetries are a 180o rotation with center at the center of the motif, and 2 reflections with vertical and horizontal reflection axis passing through the center.

Motifs

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Repeating these motifs in the plane using translations in two directions gives rise to a planar repeating pattern of symmetry group pmm.

The symmetries include reflections with vertical and horizontal reflection axes that intersect at centers of180o rotations .

 

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