Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Northern hemisphereDracoSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereVultur CadensAs a bird
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereAquilaSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Constellations Southern hemisphereCentaurusWith swordNo game dangling from spear
StarsNamed starsAntares (Calbalakrab - Alpha Scorpionis)
StarsNamed starsJed prior (Delta Ophiuchi)
StarsNamed starsRigil Kentaurus (Toliman - Alpha Centauri)
StarsNamed starsRastaban (Beta Draconis)
StarsNamed starsVega (Alpha Lyrae)
StarsNamed starsAltair (Alpha Aquilae)
StarsCyclesVienna, Collection Gutmann (?)
ADDITIONAL SUBJECT KEYWORDS
vultur volans
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Vienna, Collection Gutmann (?)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Calendarium, fol. 31r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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