Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Dioscuri
On foot, without horses
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaPseudo-Beda, De signis caeliOxford, Bodleian Library, Laud. Misc. 644
Constellations Northern hemisphereCepheus
Constellations Northern hemisphereAurigaWithout goatsIn a chariot
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull cut in half
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureDressed
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a crab
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac VirgoSingle figureWith ear(s) of corn (Spica) → Without other attributes
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLion In astrology
AnimalsCrab In astrology
AnimalsBull In astrology
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bayeux
DATE
circa 1270
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Laud. Misc. 644, fol. 8v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pseudo-BedaDe signis caeli
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RELATIONS
Bodleian Library
Acknowledgements
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