Super-Pineapple Tessellation (Extreme Double Pineapple Tessellation)

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Folding instructions: Super-Pineapple Tessellation
Related posts: Origami Tessellations for Everyone, by Ilan Garibi, OBB Competition II
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Paper: Elephant Hide
Type: classic tessellation (implies: abstract tessellation, abstract, geometric, pattern, abstract periodic tessellation, non-recursive periodic tessellation, periodic tessellation, tessellation)
Author: Michał Kosmulski (inspired by a model of Ilan Garibi’s)
Colors: brown and beige
In albums: Showcase, Tessellation Examples

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This is my design which extends Ilan Garibi’s Pineapple Tessellation. In this version, the pineapple is larger: the central pleated part is two grid diagonals long instead of one and there are five instead of three radial pleats. Each molecule is folded from an 11×11 grid, so the whole 4-molecule model with 1-grid-unit margins uses a 24×24 grid.

This model was published in Ilan’s book under the name Extreme Double Pineapple Tessellation, which better matches the other variants presented there while Super-Pineapple Tessellation is the name I originally used.

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