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Image set Platonic, Archimedean and Catalan solids with direction colors
Part of Polyhedra with direction colors (image set)
Polyhedron small rhombi 6-8 max.png Polyhedron 6 slightly chamfered.png Polyhedron snub 6-8 right dual max.png Polyhedron 12 max.png Polyhedron snub 12-20 right max.png
Rhombicosidodecahedron in rhombic triacontahedron max.png Polyhedron pair 6-8 from yellow max.png Polyhedron 12 pyritohedral from red max.png Polyhedron pair 4-4 from yellow.png Polyhedron nonuniform truncated 6-8 max.png
Polyhedron truncated 20 max.png Polyhedron great rhombi 6-8 dual max.png Polyhedron great rhombi 12-20 max.png Polyhedron truncated 12 dual max.png Polyhedron 20 pyritohedral max.png
Polyhedron chamfered 12 edeq max.png Polyhedron truncated 4a from redyellow max.png Polyhedron snub 6-8 left from vertex.png Polyhedron 12-20 from red max.png Polyhedron chamfered 8 edeq max.png
Polyhedron great rhombi 6-8 subsolid pyritohedral maxmatch.png Polyhedron stellated 8 max.png Polyhedron snub 4-4 left dual max.png Polyhedron truncated 4b max.png Polyhedron great rhombi 4-4 max.png
This polyhedron has a form of icosahedral symmetry. There are 30 blue elements.

This set contains renderings of Platonic, Archimedean and Catalan solids. For most of them the sphere shown on the right is the polyhedrons midsphere.

The geometric properties of these images have been calculated with Python, and they have been rendered with POV-Ray. The source code used can be found on GitHub. The POV-Ray sources are in this folder.

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