Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesLuminaries (Sol and Luna)
Flora and Fauna
Trees Miscellaneous
CyclesMarvels of the EastLondon, British Library, Cotton Tiberius B V
Further details
At the left the lakes of sun (hot during the day, cold during the night) and moon (cold during the day, hot during the night), at the right a tree producing balsam
ARTIST/CREATOR
Canterbury (?)
DATE
early 11th century
LOCATION
London, British Library → Cotton MS Tiberius B V, fol. 85r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Montague Rhodes James, Marvels fo the East, Oxford 1929, nos. 19-20
Contact
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