Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Brandishing a weapon
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles HyginusBasinius ParmensisVenice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, lat. XII 194
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesWith lion-skin and club
Constellations Northern hemisphereLyraAs a harpWith long strings
Further details
Photograph: Cav. Pietro Fiorentini, Venezia
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
2nd half 15th century
LOCATION
Venice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana → lat. XII 194, fol. 6r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Basinio da Parma (Basinius Parmensis)Astronomicon
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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