Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaRevised Aratus LatinusParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, lat. 12957
Constellations Northern hemisphereBootesSingle FigureAlone
Constellations Zodiac VirgoSingle figureWith ear(s) of corn (Spica) → Without other attributes
Constellations Zodiac VirgoSingle figureWith ear(s) of corn (Spica) → With Libra
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Corbie (Picardy) (?)
DATE
9th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → lat. 12957, fol. 65v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Revised Aratus Latinus
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