Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Perseus
Myths Perseus and Andromeda Andromeda aloneChained to the rock
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyVariationsBasle, Universit├Ątsbibliothek, F. II. 33
Constellations Northern hemisphereBootesSingle FigureAlone
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesKneeling without attributes
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereAndromedaSingle figureWithout chains
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Southern hemisphereEridanusAs a meandering river
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Basle, Universit├Ątsbibliothek → F. II. 33, fol. 38v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gerard of CremonaLatin translation of the Almagest from Arabic
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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