Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Saturn
Single figure Head veiled, with scythe or sickle
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, not on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Manuscripts → Vatican City, Bibliotheca Apostolica Vaticana, Barb. lat. 2154 (Chronograph of 354)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French after Late Roman
DATE
1620
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Barb. lat. 2154, fol. 8r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Chronograph of 354
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RELATIONS
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (digitised version)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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