BLACK IRON OXIDE
Solid black, composed of iron oxides and magnisite, Known since prehistoric times, now sourced from Germany
Strongest tinting and covering power of all natural black pigments. Similar to modern Mars black.
Useful for fine arts, lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, but add it carefully to any color or the result will be very dark.
AKA: Black iron oxide, magnisite black, natural black, [Fr] noir natural, noir de carbone,
5 grams Black Iron Oxide: $0.75
Product Image is a solid color swatch of black iron oxide.
Grecian urn, 500 BCE, black iron oxide painted on red clay, Getty Villa Museum; photo by Bjo