Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Centaurs
Single figure Male With bow (but without prey)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaPseudo-Beda, De signis caeliOxford, Bodleian Library, Laud. Misc. 644
Constellations Northern hemisphereLyraAs a lyre
Constellations Northern hemisphereCygnusAs a swan
Constellations Northern hemispherePerseus
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With nude torso
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With horns
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusSingle figureAs a fish-goat
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figurePouring water from a single urn
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bayeux
DATE
circa 1270
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Laud. Misc. 644, fol. 9v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pseudo-BedaDe signis caeli
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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