Printable Ouroboros, Serpent eating its tail - alchemical medieval art - vintage print poster

Antique 1625 alchemical illustration depicting The Ouroboros (uroboros) – an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon eating its own tail. The ouroborous is one of the oldest alchemical symbols symbolizing mercury element. Text on the bottom: “Mercury rightly precipitated or sublimated in its own water, dissolved and again coagulated”.


Printable digital file can be used for creating art print, poster and other wall art or decor.

You can print image on standard consumer home printer or via printing services and printshop. Please be aware, due to differences in monitor and printer settings, colors may appear slightly different in print than on screen.

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