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LITERATURE
Ancient
MacrobiusCommentarii in Somnium ScipionisCyclesVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 1546
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Celestial maps and globesMaps
Astronomers and astrologers
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSolHeads, busts or half figure
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - heads and busts
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnHeads, busts and half-figures
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterHeads, busts and half-figures
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsHeads, busts and half-figures
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusHeads, busts and half-figures
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryHeads, busts and half-figures
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenIn a single image
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Northern Italian (probably)
DATE
11th century - 12th century
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 1546, fol. 1r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Macrobius (Macrobius Ambrosius Theodosius)Commentum in somnium Scipionis
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
BAV Digitised manuscript
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