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Author:
Eglash, Ron 1958-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1999
Notes:
Ill.
Examination of African designs with different scaling properties and comparison of these with artisans' discussions of the patterns, in order to understand scaling as a mathematical concept in African cultures.
Topic:
Spirals  Search this
Scale  Search this
African design  Search this
Geometric patterns  Search this
Geometrical constructions in African art  Search this
Call number:
GN650 .E35 1999X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_683882