Guilloche 3D band pattern

Guilloche interlaced 3D band pattern

A simple 3D model of a Guilloche band pattern. Guilloche pattern (Guilloche ornament) is an architectural decoration formed by two or more intertwining bands or strings, leaving circular openings which are often filled with round ornaments or design elements. The guilloche pattern (Guilloche ornament) can often be found under the name of the Greek Guilloche Pattern. The term ‘guilloche’ originates from the 18th century and is of French origin.
 
This 3D model was created in Rhino 3D software, based on the 2D pattern that can be downloaded here: Guiloche interlaced band patterns

The guilloche pattern has often appeared in various cultures (Assyrian, Greek, Roman ...) and artistic styles throughout history. It has been one of the most used patterns of all times, and we are convinced that this 3D model of the Greek guilloche pattern will be beneficial to a large number of people. When you open the files, you will see that they contain only a small segment of the above pattern. By simply copying or making small modifications, from this 3D segment you can create a 3D band pattern of any length, and you can also make guilloche borders of various shapes. 

You can use Guilloche interlaced 3D band pattern for personal use. License: Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported

Guilloche 3D pattern comes in two different file formats: .3dm (Rhino 3D software) and .stp (standardized 3D graphic exchange file format).

Guilloche 3D band pattern - .3dm format (1.11 Mb)

Guilloche 3D band pattern - .stp format (1.07 Mb)