# Shelling order of a simplicial polytope

Hi there,

In sage a simplicial complex C has a function "is_shellable" that could return a shelling order of the facets of C. I assume that every *facet* of C, a maximal face, has dimension d-1 and that C is *pure*, every face of C is contained in a facet. The *dimension* of a complex is the dimension of a facet.

A simplicial d-dimensional polytope P is a simplicial (d-1)-dimensional complex C.P is a Polyhedron in sage. Suppose I have a *realisation* of P in R^d, coordinates of all its vertices. Is there a reasonable direct way to make use of the function "is_shellable" to obtain a shelling order of a P?

Thank you in advance, and regards, Guillermo