Pigment card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Pigment

56.21.285b

Currently not on display

Information

Powdered blue pigment (frit) manufactured by Flaxman Spurrell in replication of ancient Egyptian frit gathered from Tell el Amarna. Sealed within two circular concave pieces of glass (watch glass) with a paper label annotated, “IMITATION FRIT F.C.J.S fecit”.