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Pigments Checker

maya blue

indigo and clay mineral fused by heat to create a stable nano crystal lattice. It was developed by the Maya civilization more than 1000 years ago.

Manufacturer / product code:  Kremer / 36007
Chemical description:  indigo in a silicic crystal matrix. Kremer PDF
Color: blue
Color Index: N/A


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”

Maya Blue 36007 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”

Maya blue