Wie man die sieben Sigilla der Planeten machen und bereiten soll

From Theatrum Paracelsicum
I. Basic information

Printing History, Manuscripts. Not printed. One manuscript, written ca. 1635.

Editions. Not edited by Huser or Sudhoff.

Relationship between different versions. Only one known version.

Structure, genre/form, perspective, style.

Relationship to other texts. According to Sudhoff, inspired by book 7 of the Archidoxis magica (§ ‎5.1).

Authenticity, authorship. Allegedly from an autograph of Paracelsus.

Time of writing. Possibly written in the 1610s or 1620s. Further study required.

II. Sources


  • Kopenhagen, Det Kongelige Bibliotek: GKS 259 folio, 171–201

First printed: not printed

III. Bibliography

Essential bibliography: Sudhoff, Paracelsus-Handschriften, 666–668, 797 n° IV/8.