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symbols for the seven metals

Mercury is again central, holding the caduceus.

The two figures in the fountain represent the two phases of Whiteness and Redness.

the fountain is a reference to the Fountain of Life and to the Elixir of Life.

This is a nice example of the seven metals/planets represented by the Greek gods.

 
nice example of the seven metals/planets represented by the Greek gods.