Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyGerard of CremonaOxford, Bodleian Library, Rawl. C 117
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull whole
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a crab
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsCrab In astrology
AnimalsBull In astrology
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
circa 1300
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Rawl. C. 117, fol. 149v-150r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
Contact
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