Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyGerard of CremonaVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal. lat. 1377
Constellations Northern hemisphereAurigaWithout goatsNot in a chariot → Holding a scourge or rope
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereSagittaSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpens
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
14th century
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Pal. lat. 1377, fol. 185v-186r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
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