Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesNaples, Biblioteca Nazionale, IV.F.3
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac AriesSingle figureWithout a ring around its body
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull whole
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a crab
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With nude torso
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern Italian
DATE
3rd quarter 11th century
LOCATION
Naples, Biblioteca Nazionale → IV.F.3, fol. 201r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Metamorphoses
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RELATIONS
Biblioteca Nazionale di Napoli
World Digital Library
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress foundation.
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