Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles Ptolemyal-SufiSufi Latinus → Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal, lat. 1369
Constellations Northern hemisphereCepheus
Constellations Northern hemisphereCoronaAs a crown
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesWith lion-skin and club
Constellations Northern hemisphereLyraAs a lyre
Constellations Northern hemisphereVultur CadensAs a bird
Constellations Northern hemisphereCassiopeiaAs woman
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern German
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Pal. lat. 1369, fol. 148v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
al-SufiBook of the fixed stars (Latin translation)
Contact
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