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Pentagram ring, circa 525 bce, found in southern Italy (image from Imagini degli Dei degli Antichi, by V. Catari, 1674)



Moon Pentacle (Italian, 15th century)


Italian Painting by Dosso Dossi (1535) titled "Witchcraft"


Italian spirit known as a Lauru


Italian "Fata" or Fairy Woman spirit


Italian "Dark Elf" spirit


Italian "Folletto" spirit (nature spirit)


Italian woodland spirit behind an Aguana (offspring of a witch & fairy)


Consulting the Strega


Merlina, the Fairy Woman of the woods