Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyGerard of CremonaVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal. lat. 1368
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → Dressed
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With hat
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusSingle figureAs a goat or ibex
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1426
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Pal. lat. 1368, fol. 54r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
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