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Mars (alternate)

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Mars (alternate)

Although this sign isn't often used, in alchemy it is an alternative symbol to indicate the planet Mars.

For more details on "the red planet" and it's more common indicator, see the symbol for 'Mars'.

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

Category: Alchemical Symbols.

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