Ancient Green Earth

Ancient Green Earth

Coloured Earth Pigments

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Ancient Green Earth powder pigment is a natural earth pigment suitable for use with most paint mediums. In classical painting it was often used for underpainting, particularly for skin tones. It is also suitable for tinting lime washes and Mortars.

Technical Info:

Pigment Name: Ancient Green Earth – 103
Pigment Type:
  Natural  Earths & Ochres
Country of Origin: Italy
Colour Index: PG23
Density: 893g/l
Chemical Make-up:  ferrous and ferric silicates of potassium, manganese, aluminium
Chemical Formula: Sio2, AI203,TI03Fe203,Mg),Ca03,Na20,Mn0,K20
Lime Stable? Yes
Suitable for External Use? Yes
UV Rating: Good
Colouring Power: Good
Particle size: 50 microns (325 Mesh)
Heat Stability: Colour Stable to 165°C / 330° F

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