Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles Ptolemyal-SufiSufi Latinus → Catania, Biblioteca Comunale, 85
Constellations Northern hemisphereCygnusAs a swan
Constellations Northern hemisphereCassiopeiaAs woman
Constellations Northern hemispherePleiadesAs heads or busts of seven women arranged in two registers
Further details
Note on the back: vgl. Vind. 5318, fol. 22r (Saxl, Tafel VII). Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Catania, Biblioteca Comunale → 85, fol. 8v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
al-SufiBook of the fixed stars (Latin translation)
Contact
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