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MathMod & Morenaments. Richmond polar parametric surface from a script by A. Taha. Herbert Richmond was an English mathematician. He discovered this parametric surface in 1904. It is part of a family of surfaces with one planar end and one Enneper surface-like self-intersecting end.
Background: p4m symmetry. It contains rotations of 90 and 180 degrees and also includes reflections. It is found in Egyptian, Persian and Byzantines patterns