Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Saturn
Various activitiesRiding in a chariot
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnIn chariot, pulled by dragons → without a child
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Manuscripts → Heidelberg, Universitätsbibliothek, Pal. germ. 832 (Heidelberger Schicksalsbuch)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesHeidelberg, Universitätsbibliothek, Pal. germ. 832 (Heidelberger Schicksalsbuch)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnPrison and stocks
SOCIAL LIFE
Justice and punishment
Punishment (non-capital)Stock
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Schilt, Thomas (active Regensburg, after 1491)
DATE
circa 1491 after 1491
LOCATION
Heidelberg, Universitätsbibliothek → Pal. germ. 832, fol. 98v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Heidelberger Schicksalsbuch
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RELATIONS
Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg
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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