Colour: Nicoisia' Green Earth Reproduction


Details: Dry Ground Pigment

Technical characteristics : 
Chemical name : chromium oxide III

Color index : G17
Apparent density : 645 g/l 
UV resistance : good
Coloring power : 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 : light khaki green with a transparent binder. Water green pulling toward yellow with a white binder. 

This pigment is 92% natural. 

Made in France. 
History : Nicosia's earth ? It is beautiful but it is expensive... So we decided to create a pigment which look like it. Nicosia's green earth (reproduction) has a better coloring power than the real green earth of Nicosia. 

Terre Verte de Nicoise Reproduction Dry Ground Pigment Powder