Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
MedicineTreatment Blood-letting
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, not on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterStanding → without eagle or hawk, as a king or in classical armour
Further details
Perhaps case for blood-letting instruments, the inscription refers, however, to food and drink
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
17th century
LOCATION
Lübeck, St. Annen-Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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