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solomon levi
01-31-2012, 09:53 AM
Here we see the spiritus mundi as fire enclosed in air enclosed
in water enclosed in saturn:


see pic on the left:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mysterium_Cosmographicum

"... Platonic solids, enclosed within a sphere that represented the orbit of Saturn (http://forum.alchemyforums.com/wiki/Saturn)."

hexahedron
02-07-2014, 02:52 AM
This one is cool.

I think that the philosopher's stone image is a cross-section of this maybe?...
http://www.crystalinks.com/philosopherstone.gif

I thought about recreating the Philosopher's Stone from this image into a 3D structure based on cross-sectional rules.