The common football is a uniform polyhedron of type (5,6,6) and has the same symmetry of a regular dodecahedron.
elaborazione grafica di Roberta Granà (da una foto di Sabrina Provenzi)
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From "symmetry and everyday life" (From "XlaTangente")
The symmetry group of the dodecahedron (*532) (Symmetry)
Playing (Anthology of images)
Uniform polyhedra and their duals (3D geometry)