Copyright Dr. Elizabeth Garner and Gary Hind, July 29, 2014, All Rights Reserved
As we have learned though the series the Ships of Melencolia, much nautical information is disclosed in this composition. :et’s look at an area of the print that we have not looked at for a long time to see more of the amazing encoded clues hidden in plain sight that all other researchers have missed:
This enlarged image is the left shoe peeking out from below the skirts on the Melencolia. Doesn’t the fact that the heel of the shoe appears to be open appear weird? It makes the Melencolia appear poverty-stricken, as if this figure can’t even afford to have proper shoes with finished heels? Why would this “shoe” be depicted in this way?
THE SEASHELL OF MELENCOLIA
The reason that this “shoe” appears so weird is that it is NOT a shoe, it’s a SEASHELL. And it’s this seashell. tipped upwards: