Indian Red – 148

  • A Natural Earth Pigment
  • Permanent To UV
  • Suitable For All Mediums
  • Lime And Cement Colour Stable
  • Non-Toxic

This pigment is a rich, red earth pigment from India. It’s natural red tones are perfectly suited to the making of artist quality oil paints, watercolours, acrylics and pastels. Indian red is also a beautiful natural colour for limewashes and mortars.


Technical Info:

Pigment Name: Indian Red – 148
Pigment Type:
  Natural  Earths & Ochres
Country of Origin: India
Colour Index: R102
Density: 1323 g/l
Chemical Make-up:  Iron Oxide
Chemical Formula: Fe2O3 + Si02+Al2O3+ CaO+MgO
Lime Stable? Yes
UV Rating: Very Good
Colouring Power: Very Good
Particle size: 50 microns (325 Mesh)
Heat Stability: Colour to 165°C / 330° F

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