Astronomical Table with Vovelle

Object Details

Title:

Astronomical Table with Vovelle

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

English

Place:

Worcester England Europe Oxford (probably) England Europe (Place created)

Date:

late 14th century, shortly after 1386

Medium:

Pen and black ink and tempera on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with black morocco

Dimensions:

Leaf: 21.3 × 15.2 cm (8 3/8 × 6 in.)

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