Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules killing the dragon
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyGerard of CremonaLondon, British Library, Arundel MS 66
Constellations Northern hemisphereCoronaAs a crown
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesFighting the serpent of the Hesperides
Constellations Northern hemisphereLyraAs a lyre
Constellations Northern hemisphereCygnusAs a swan
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
circa 1490
LOCATION
London, British Library → Arundel MS 66, fol. 34v-35r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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