Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaPseudo-Beda, De signis caeliDurham, Dean and Chapter Library Hunter 100, ff. 62r-64v
Constellations Southern hemisphereCanis Minor (Antecanis)
Constellations Southern hemisphereCentaurusWith spearGame not dangling from spear
Constellations Southern hemisphereHydraWith Crater and Corvus
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesQuinque stellae (Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn)In Western art
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Durham
DATE
circa 1108
LOCATION
Durham, Dean and Chapter Library → Hunter 100, fol. 64v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pseudo-BedaDe signis caeli
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