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[Alchemy, in German]

[Alchemy, in German]

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Date: [ca. 1610]
Publisher: unsigned
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Description:
On paper
3 oversize folding pages with drawings and diagrams inserted after f. 227.
Written by a single scribe in gothic, Fraktur and roman scripts.
Twelve illustrations.
Abstract:
f. 45v, 46r : Geometric symbols containing luna crests.
f. 50r : ""Philosophisch balneum,"" distillation apparatus and furnace.
f. 50v : ""Der Faule Heintze,"" a multilevel furnace
f. 51r : ""Der Philosophische Offen,"" a cylindrical furnace, with chimney.
Physical Description:
230 ff.
ill.
162 x 95 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Book of Secrets: Alchemy
Exhibition Note:
Book of Secrets: Alchemy and the European Imagination, 1500-2000
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2037168
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