The Codex of Astronomy and Astrology of King Wencelslaus

Clm 826 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Munich, Germany)

Alternate Titles:

The Astronomical-Astrological Codex of King Wincelslaus, Der astronomisch-astrologische Codex König Wenzels IV. von Böhmen, Astronomisch-astrologischer Codex Königs Wenzels , Astrologische Handschrift für König Wenzel IV. von Böhmen

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Codiology

Alternate Titles

The Astronomical-Astrological Codex of King Wincelslaus
Der astronomisch-astrologische Codex König Wenzels IV. von Böhmen
Astronomisch-astrologischer Codex Königs Wenzels
Astrologische Handschrift für König Wenzel IV. von Böhmen

Type
Extent / Format

106 pages / 45. x 32.0 cm

Origin
Date
1300
Style
Genre
Content

Representation of the astronomical-astrological knowledge of his time with star interpretations of the best known astronomers and astrologers up to 1400. The Codex also contains a catalog of fixed stars according to Al-Sufi.

Language
Illustrations

55 miniatures, 7 astrological figures, 3 gold initials, 114 opaque initials, 19 historicized initials

Former owners

King Wencelslaus IV of Bohemia

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