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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles HyginusHyginus, De astronomia (manuscripts)Berlin, Staatsbibliothek, Lat. oct. 44
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureWith claws and tail, but without legs
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → Dressed
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With hat
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusSingle figureAs a fish-goat
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figurePouring water from a single urn
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish attached mouth-to-mouth
Constellations Southern hemisphereCetusAs a monster
Constellations Southern hemisphereEridanusAs a meandering river
Constellations Southern hemisphereLepus
Constellations Southern hemisphereOrionSingle figure
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
14th century
LOCATION
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek → lat. oct. 44, fol. 6v-7r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
HyginusDe Astronomia
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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