Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Dioscuri
On foot, without horses
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaPseudo-Beda, De signis caeliLaon, Bibliothèque municipale, 422
Constellations Northern hemisphereAurigaWith goatsHolding a scourge or whip
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull cut in half
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureIn armour
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a crab
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLion In astrology
AnimalsCrab In astrology
AnimalsBull In astrology
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Laon
DATE
early 9th century
LOCATION
Laon, Bibliothèque municipale → 422, fol. 27v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pseudo-BedaDe signis caeli
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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