Colour: Rouge Pozzuoli (Pozzuoli Red)

Details: Dry Ground Pigment

Technical characteristics :
Chemical name : hematite
Color Index : R101
Case number : 1309-37-1
Apparent density : 877 g/l
UV resistance : very good
Coloring power : very good


Use : lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, fine arts.
This pigment is in powder. For use in artistic paint, it should be finely ground in a mortar before mixing it with the binder.

Linseed oil : dilute the powder in some turpentine oil before adding it to linseed oil.
Paint with water/lime paste : dilute the pigment in some water to make it liquid before incorporating it into the paint.
Lime powder/cement/plaster : directly incorporate the pigment (up to 10% based on the weight of the binder), then mix in order to stain all of your binder.

Color : orange red with a transparent binder. Orange-pink with a white binder.

This pigment is 100% natural. 

Made in Italy. 
History : Red Pozzuoli is a red colored earth purified, parched and ground. It comes from Campania. Known since Antiquity, this pigment is particularly sought after in the artistic field and in the restoration. 

Rouge Pozzuoli Dry Ground Pigment Powder