The patterns that you can download here originate from Pompeii and Ancient Rome. A classic example of a tessellation pattern.

The Ancient Romans used them for tiling the sidewalks. These pavement diaper patterns have an interesting 3D effect - if you make a proper contrast in color, the impression is achieved of walking on the corners of the cubes that are embedded in the sidewalk. Similar diaper patterns can be found in Chinese and Japanese cultures.

 

Pavement diaper patterns from Pompeii and Rome
Available file formats

As with all of our free patterns, these pavement patterns can also be downloaded as a 2D CAD sketch in .dwg format or as a vector illustration in .svg and .eps file formats.

 

The pattern have been drawn very precisely in a 2D CAD software using a grid and all geometric elements of patterns are lines.

 

Download DWG 2D CAD file format
Download EPS vector file format
Download SVG vector file format

Submitted by Ceh Jan