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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles Ptolemyal-SufiSufi Latinus → Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 595, fol. 39v-43v
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull whole
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a lobster
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLion In astrology
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesLobsterIn astrology
AnimalsBull In astrology
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1st half 15th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Cgm 595, fol. 42r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
al-SufiBook of the fixed stars (Latin translation)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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