A queen dressed in blue, representing mercury, in a crowned alchemical flask. Watercolour painting.
- Trismosin, Salomon.
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The queen is aureoled by a rainbow of yellow and blue. Lennep comments that the original manuscript includes an inscription: "Filius natus ex me, major est me" (the son born of me is greater than me). Compare with the following drawing ( Wellcome Library catalogue no. 38827i), of the new king
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