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Emblem of a Mercury-like figure, wrapped in apple-bearing vines, crushing a scorpion with his burning torch; the banner with emblem in Greek.

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Emblem of a Mercury-like figure, wrapped in apple-bearing vines, crushing a scorpion with his burning torch; the banner with emblem in Greek.

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Emblemata.]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1550 - 1599
Place Term: [Paris?]
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 082
Topics
Mercury (Roman deity)
Notes
Ownership : Hieronymus Albani (1504-91; became cardinal in 1570). Bought for Spencer from Georges Heilbrun, 1954.

Content: Dictionary Catalog. Notes in manuscript. Library dossier.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 31f22370-c617-012f-efa9-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1550: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Emblem of a Mercury-like figure, wrapped in apple-bearing vines, crushing a scorpion with his burning torch; the banner with emblem in Greek." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1550 - 1599. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e94c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Emblem of a Mercury-like figure, wrapped in apple-bearing vines, crushing a scorpion with his burning torch; the banner with emblem in Greek." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e94c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1550 - 1599). Emblem of a Mercury-like figure, wrapped in apple-bearing vines, crushing a scorpion with his burning torch; the banner with emblem in Greek. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e94c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Emblem of a Mercury-like figure, wrapped in apple-bearing vines, crushing a scorpion with his burning torch; the banner with emblem in Greek.