Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyGerard of CremonaVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Urb. lat. 1399
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereAquilaSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereDelphinus
Constellations Northern hemisphereEquus Minor
Constellations Northern hemispherePegasus
Constellations Northern hemisphereAndromedaSingle figureChained without rocks or poles
Constellations Northern hemisphereTriangulumSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpens
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Urb. lat. 1399, fol. 36v-37r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
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