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  1. another name for Vulcan 1
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Historical Examples of mulciber

  • And which is the Mulciber, the Vulcan, the artist-engraver that engraves the covering of the egg so prettily?

    The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles

    Jean Henri Fabre

  • There he halted to view the ten-lane suspension bridge Mulciber had thrown across the steamy black water.

  • He was the patron deity of blacksmiths, and as the smelter or softener of metal bears also the name of Mulciber.

  • There is a story told, very well known in all the heavens, how Mars and Venus 969 were caught by the contrivance of Mulciber.