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1un monogram. (!)e croea-strohee att~e enoe of t~e rayo tepreoentt~e Ilau!l of t~e fjealleuo.

'(!)e bouble un w~ee\, interpreteb by tI)eeligmadjer".(3eouo,6alliour anb ~ebeemer.)

'(!)e mootwibeopreab anb beethnomn i)C ~oman eigne, temadtable fot t~elt beautiful cleameee anb 6implicity of fcem. 1[0 t~e moeem minb t~eee eigne ate typical of t~e uigOtOUll age w~id) ptobuceb t~em.

1111 fa I' the cornmoneet mceontc lligne are thoee on t~e

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builbingS' t~nt still S'ur~i~e. ~~ey are often to be founO in great profusion, anO s~ow coneteercble ingenuity. ~e two following pageS' S'~ow exampfee of t~e6e:

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7. 'm:bt four ~ltmtntg.

d)aptrr ,onclubro wit~ a 8ign composee of rigl)t 8Ub8iMarll oigno, tnhen from a Srrnd) ,alenbar. Ot probablll repreeente t~r rigl)t cornere of t~r fjral)rno, t~r w~olr forming a r~umb.,arb. ~~i~

Sirr.

~lir.

Dry warmt~ Sierll, d)olrri,

Damp warmt~ ~iry, oanguinr

Watrr. Damp ,olb S1uib, p~(rgmatk

~art~.

Drll ,olb eiolib, meland)oli,

~~r

four elements plall an important partinall t~r mllotidom of t~r miMlr ~gro . Ot te from t~io t~at t~r abol)r interpretctiene eretnhen.

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m,e four dements are also symboli3eb in a circle ce follows:

8. ggtronomtcal ntgng.

Sire ~e

symbol of t~e eun.

~~e symbol

of l~e moon.

~~e

Water

~art~

symbols of t~e planets are cmenaet t~08C meet frcqucntly employeb. m,cy play an important part in ~strology, to w~idj, inbccb, t~ey ome t~clr origin. ~~ey arc, for t~e meet part, compcscb of C!:r088c8, t~e 8ymbo18 of t~c elements, anb t~e 8ymbo18 of t~e €Sun anb moon, w~idj benote actibenCS8 anb pa88ibCnC88 rcepcctibdy.

~l llh~ 1I0 1) ~ f the signs on t~e prebious page ~nly t~e two ~rst are dt'll', lIomtlu, fire bla3ing into t~e ~eig~t(l onb water sinhing into lht tllrll), tlJe interpretation of t~ese circle sigl18 seems more natural to the mooem minb.

. ~o

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• ~I)e

nature ofJupiter i$[unar, anb it bominate8 tl)e elements. ~I)i$ 8ymbol a180 8tanb8 for tin.

mercury. ~I)e nctuee of tl)i8 pland Ie bOll) 80lar anb lunar, anb it bominate8 tl)e elements. ~I)e 8lgn te I)ermapl)robitic. Ot Ie a180 u8eb to repeeeent quidt8l1uer.

OenUtl Ie selce, bominating tl)e element8. ~18 0 tl)e 8ignfor copper.

~ranUtl

neptune mar8. ~1)f8 8lgn originateb intl)e '30biac 8ign for ~de8, wl)id) Ie (1)0wn pointing in tl)e oppo81te birectlon, towarb8 tl)e e>un. ~l)i8 was later a(tereb to an anow / apparently pointing away from tl)e e>un. ~180 tl)e 8ign for iron. 52

~I)e

atuen. !unar nature, bominateb by tl)e elements. !eab te repre8enteb by tl)e eame 8ign.

.:n)e remaining planet8ymbol8 lire largely of laler origin, anb opring from bitfmnl a880danone of ibea8: 53

~~e

6igll for Ueoto ecpreeente all alter luitl) a 6o( ri~cial ~re UpOIl it.neptullC ie reprc8ellteb by 0 trieent. ~~e 8igll6 of ibellti~eb wit~

ti,e '3obiac are tI)e conetellatione, anb batc, 06 bo t~c planet 8igll6, from very remote times. ~~ey are cemmen to all notiene.

~quariu6 , t~e

woter-beam. 3anuory.

3ullo

~aurU8 , t~e

(!)cmilli,

t~c

bull.

~priI.

tmine. may.

l eo, t~e lion. 3u(y.

Oirgo,

t~e

virgin. ~UgU6t. 55

t=~=1 u (apri,ornuo, tl)e goat. ummber. ~ t~e E'5un trceee ito pat~ t~roug~ t~e ~rmament of t~e ~)reb etere,it \tOooeot~eoe cenotellations, anb ead) mont~ 18 nameb after t~e conetellation in w~id) it o« ure. m,e e)Cacl pooltion of t~e ,onotellations

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( ~ rpi o, t~e o,orpion. ~clober.

.oagillariuo, t~e ard)er. n~uember.

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18 grabually altering inrelation to t~e ,alenbar year, 00 t~at at t~e present time t~e beginning oft~e month no longer ,oindbeo wit~ t~e entry of t~e sun into a new ccnerellctien. ~boutt~e ~rot two-t~irbo of the mont~ belong to t~e preuiouo censtellalion,anb only in t~e laott~irb boeo t~e conception olill ~olb true. ~quariuo Ie repreoenteb by wanee, ~rieo by ~orno, ~auruo by a bull' 0 ~eab,,anbinablan unee wrrr still partlllin use in tl)e srbrntrentl) anb rigl)teentl) centunee. nunr magk was prwliar to nort!) ,anbinabian barb ~gill . £Ie bibinrbnunrs brnratl) tI)e,oud) of a sl,1t bamsrl M being t!)r originof!)rrillness,I)e bug t!)em up anb carbrb brni~,rnt nunrs In tl)eir pla,e. ~s latr ce tl)e fourtrrntl) centurll~piscopal orbinamrswere ~!)lIS

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Mooemfnateb against 1lune magic. Sor purpooeo of ooot~oaylng, 1luneowere only uoeb inMuctfy: it wao bellebeb t~at t~e beab eoulb be awalteneb by mecne of 1lune magic, anb t~at t~ey eoulb foretell t~e future. ~~uro

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