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Geometric Fold and Cut Designs from Hexagons with 6-fold Symmetry
This page attempts to record what is known about Rotationally Symmetric Fold and Cut Geometric Designs from Hexagons with 6-fold Symmetry. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.



'Manuel pratique des jardins d'enfants de Frédéric Froebel', which was compiled by J F Jacobs and published by F Claassen in Brussells and L Hachette and Cie in Paris in 1859, contains several plates which show ways of cutting designs from hexagons which have been folded into a six layer equilateral triangle.