Ercolano Orange – 227

  • Manufactured Colour On A Natural Base
  • Suitable For All Mediums Except Fresco
  • Not Colour Stable In Lime Or Cement
  • Non-Toxic

Ercolano orange is a strong vibrant pigment, manufactured in Italy. Great for creating strong coloured artists paints. It is suitable for making oil paints, watercolours, Acrylic paints and Pastels. Please be aware that Ercolano orange is not suitable for use with lime based binders.


Technical Info:

Pigment Name: Ercolano Orange – 227
Pigment Type:
  Manufactured Pigment
Country of Origin: Italy
Colour Index: Y43
Density: 546g/l
Chemical Make-up:  Synthetic Iron Oxide
Chemical Formula: PO 5/12075, CACO3
Lime Stable? No
UV Rating: Average
Colouring Power: Medium
Particle size: 50 microns (325 Mesh)
Heat Stability: Colour Stable to 138°C / 280° F

PLEASE NOTE: The images shown are for guidance only. Image colours can vary depending on monitor/screen setup.