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Tin (alternate #4)

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An alchemical symbol indicating the metal tin, specifically tin oxide.

For more details on this metal, see the symbol for 'Tin'.


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

Category: Alchemical Symbols.

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