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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaDe ordine ac positione stellarum in signisSt. Petersburg, National Library of Russia, Q. v. IX. 2
Constellations Northern hemisphereLyraAs a lyre
Constellations Northern hemisphereCygnusAs a swan
Constellations Northern hemispherePerseus
Constellations Northern hemisphereAquilaSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereDelphinus
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With nude torso
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusSingle figureAs a fish-goat
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figurePouring water from a single urn
Further details
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
ARTIST/CREATOR
St-Germain-des-Prés (?)
DATE
11th century
LOCATION
St Petersburg, National Library of Russia → Q. v. IX. 2, fol. 4v-5r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
De ordine ac positione stellarum in signis
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