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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyVariationsBasle, Universit├Ątsbibliothek, F. II. 33
Constellations Northern hemispherePerseus
Constellations Northern hemisphereAurigaWithout goatsNot in a chariot → Holding a scourge or rope
Constellations Northern hemisphereEquus Minor
Constellations Northern hemispherePegasus
Constellations Zodiac AriesSingle figureWithout a ring around its body
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull cut in half
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureMiscellaneous
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish attached mouth-to-mouth
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsBull In astrology
AnimalsRam In astrology
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Basle, Universit├Ątsbibliothek → F. II. 33, fol. 40v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
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