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Frontpiece from Urbani Hierne’s Actorum Chymicrorum Holmiensium, Stockholm, 1712. Scanned from Alchemy, by Johannes Fabricius, Diamond Books, 1994.

Anna Perenna was an old Roman deity of the circle or "ring" of the year, as the name (per annum) clearly indicates. Her festival fell on the Ides of March (March