Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles Ptolemyal-SufiSufi Latinus → Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal, lat. 1369
Constellations Southern hemisphereAraAs an altar
Constellations Southern hemisphereArgo (Navis)As a longshipWhole ship
Constellations Southern hemisphereCentaurusWith LupusHolding Lupus
Constellations Southern hemisphereCentaurusWith trident
Constellations Southern hemisphereCorona Australis
Constellations Southern hemisphereCorvusSingle figure
Constellations Southern hemisphereCraterSingle figure
Constellations Southern hemisphereHydraSingle figure
Constellations Southern hemispherePiscis Magnus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern German
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Pal. lat. 1369, fol. 151v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
al-SufiBook of the fixed stars (Latin translation)
Contact
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