This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Amalgam (alternate).
In alchemy, an amalgam is a combination of two different metals.
Working with metal, specifically transforming base metal into gold, is one of the key tenants of alchemy. This symbol indicates that a metallic alloy has been created by combining one metal with another; a typical example of this process is combining silver with mercury.
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