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Antimony (alternate #1)

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Antimony (alternate #1)

Resembling a cross between a lyre and a trident, this symbol is an alchemical marker for antimony.

Antimony is an impure form of metal that has been used in a medicinal capacity for centuries, although its highly toxic content has phased out this tradition in modern times.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Alchemical Symbols.

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