Tabula Smaragdina

January 21, 2011 § 2 Comments

General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

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§ 2 Responses to Tabula Smaragdina

  • Willi Paul says:

    What is the significance, David?

  • David says:

    This is the Emerald Tablet, in Hebrew on the left and an unknown language (possibly an attempt at Chaldean) on the right, from an Alchemical miscellany held in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University.

    I fixed the link on the image so it now goes to their Book of Secrets exhibit, which was an event in 2009 that showcased some of the alchemical works they have in the collection.

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