Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles HyginusHyginus, De astronomia (manuscripts)Leiden, Universiteitsbibliotheek, Voss. lat. oct. 15
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With fluttering cloak
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusSingle figureAs a fish-goat
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figurePouring water from a single urn
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Abbey of St. Martial of Limoges
DATE
circa 1025
LOCATION
Leiden, Universiteitsbibliotheek → Voss. lat. oct. 15, fol. 178v-179r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
HyginusDe Astronomia
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