Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CancerWith planetsLuna (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a torch and a horn
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesLunaDomicile (Cancer)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesUlm, Schermarsche Bibliothek, Med. 8 (disappeared, supposedly in US, Swabia, 15th century)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaFishing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaCatching birds
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaMills and transport of corn
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaConjurer
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaMessenger
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With birdlime
Professions and trades
Professions concerned with foodMillers Transport to and from the mill
News, communication, travelling
Messengers
Fools, Buffoons, Clowns, Jesters
ConjurersCup and Ball
Fishing
Fishing with fish traps
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Swabian
DATE
mid 15th century - 2nd half 15th century
LOCATION
United States of America, Private collection (formerly Ulm, Schermarsche Bibliothek, Med. 8, disappeared from there under dubious circumstances after Word War II)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
fol. 74r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Anton Hauber, die Planetenkinderbilder und Sternbilder, Stra├čburg 1916, pp. 34-43, 105
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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