Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyKing AlfonsoLos Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, Ludwig XII.7, ff. 1-6 (olim Kew, Collection Sir S. Cockerell)
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull whole
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureDressed
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a crab
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsCrab In astrology
AnimalsBull In astrology
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
circa 1400
LOCATION
Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum → Ludwig XII. 7, fol. 3v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Constellation cycle derived from Alfonso X of Castile, Libros del saber de astronomia
Contact
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