A bearded alchemist wearing a fur-trimmed top coat is carefully weighing ingredients with a balance. On top of his table is an exotic carpet covered with papers, a copper pitcher, and ceramic jar. Resting on a bench in front of the table is a large book and jug with blue glaze marks and glass.
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