Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureMiscellaneous
Constellations Zodiac CyclesSingle imageSigns - Other than circular diagram
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnAs a bird
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterAs a hawk
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsAs bird
Planets Not represented as planetary deitiesIndividualSol
Planets Not represented as planetary deitiesIndividualLunaMiscellaneous
HoroscopesSpecificOwner of the Zodiac Tomb
Further details
Horoscope: upper row: Capricorn with Jupiter (as hawk), Aquarius, Pisces with Saturn, Aries, Taufus with Sun, Mercury and Venus, Gemini with Moon; lower row: Sagittarius, Scorpio, Libra, Virgo, Leo, Mars in Cancer
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Egyptian
DATE
3rd century BC - 2nd century
LOCATION
Athribis, Zodiac tomb
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
W. M. Flinders Petrie, Athribis, London 1908, pl. XXXVIII
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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