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As noted in my comment from earlier, you can make an alias of the alias and it will acquire the icon from the original source... for some reason. The following example is with folders... so it's not the exact situation in the question, but I think it illustrates the point:
Either, in a Terminal: killall Finder Or, from the Apple menu, Log Out and then log back in. Either should cause the Alias to show the correct icon. In the event the Alias doesn't update after this then delete the Alias and recreate it.
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