Constellations from Antiquity

Ms. 735C - National Library of Wales (Aberystwyth, Wales)

Alternate Titles:

Sternbilder der Antike

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Codiology

Alternate Titles

Sternbilder der Antike

Type
Extent / Format

52 pages / 23.5 x 16.5 cm

Origin
Date
1000
Style
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Content

A didactic poem clarifying the order of the constellations with fantastical drawings

Language
Artist / School

At least two monastic illuminators

Illustrations

23 subtly colored pen and ink drawings of the individual constellations and 7 star charts (hemispheres, planispheres, planetary orbits, and zodiac signs)

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