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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualAdditional planets in Non-Western astrologyJawzahr (lunar Eclipse, in Islamic astrology)
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of eight (Islamic astrology)
Further details
so-called Vaso del Vescovali; images on the lid: eight planets, including the dragon 'Jawzahr' (lunar eclipse)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Herat (attributed)
DATE
circa 1200
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. Middle East) (inv. 1950,0725.1)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Michelangelo Lanci, Trattato delle simboliche rappresentanze Arabiche, Parigi 1845, pl. III
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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