Pigments Checker

vine black

It was used since very earliest times and it is made traditionally by charring desiccated grape vines and stems.

Manufacturer / product code:  Kremer / 47000
Chemical description: made by heating wood, or other plant material, with a very restricted air supply. Kremer PDF
Color: black
Color Index: PBk8
More info: Pigments Through The Ages


Raman spectroscopy

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 Vine black 47000


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. Submitted Jan 2016.


Reflectance spectroscopy

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vine black