Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaDe ordine ac positione stellarum in signisVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana Reg. lat. 309, ff. 91r-99r
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
St-Denis
DATE
circa 860
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Reg. lat. 309, fol. 92v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
De ordine ac positione stellarum in signis
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