Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules killing the dragon
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaAnonymousScientific compendia → Zwettl, Stiftsbibliothek, 296
Constellations Northern hemisphereCoronaAs a circle of stars
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesFighting the serpent of the Hesperides
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusStanding on Scorpio
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureWith claws and tail, but without legs
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Austrian
DATE
12th century
LOCATION
Zwettl, Stiftsbibliothek → 296, fol. 86v-87r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Scientific compendium (incl. Aratea)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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