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Symbolic alchemical watercolour drawings.  Coloured drawing circa 1725

Symbolic alchemical watercolour drawings. Coloured drawing circa 1725

Miniature of a king and queen, personifying the solar and lunar forces, holding banners on either side of a flask.  Opusculum Alchemicum (15th C)

Miniature of a king and queen, personifying the solar and lunar forces, holding banners on either side of a flask. Alchemical treatise, Germany or Austria, half of the century

Ancient Egyptian gold coin.

Ancient Egyptian sign for gold (symbolizing the imperishability of the soul) against the Djed - as a backbone, symbolizing 'stability', 'endurance' (according to Raymond Faulkner).