Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyGerard of CremonaVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 3099
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a lobster
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLion In astrology
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesLobsterIn astrology
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ferrara
DATE
1472
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 3099, fol. 17v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
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