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Pigments Checker

green earth

Used since antiquity, medieval Italian painters used green earth for underpainting middle and shadow flesh tones.

Manufacturer / product code:  Kremer / 11000
Chemical description: green earth composition vary widely and the main components are green minerals glauconite and celadonite, This is a green earth from Verona. Kremer PDF
Color: green
Color Index: PG23
More info: Pigments Through The Ages  Colourlex


Raman spectroscopy

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DOWNLOAD paper:   “Pigments Checker version 3.0, a handy set for conservation scientists: A free online Raman spectra database”

Green earth 11000 Raman Spectroscopy Pigments Checker


XRF spectroscopy

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DOWNLOAD paper: R. Larsen, N. Coluzzi, A. Cosentino “Free XRF Spectroscopy database of Pigments Checker” Intl Journal of Conservation Science.


Reflectance spectroscopy

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DOWNLOAD paper:  “FORS spec­tral data­base of his­tor­i­cal pig­ments in dif­fer­ent binders”

green earth