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Table 8 Summary of the results of the analyses

From: Painting the Palace of Apries II: ancient pigments of the reliefs from the Palace of Apries, Lower Egypt

Inv. no. Colour Pigments
ÆIN 1048 White Gypsum and possibly calcium carbonate
Blue Egyptian blue
Green Atacamite
ÆIN 1058 White Mostly calcium carbonate with traces of gypsum
Green Atacamite
Yellow Lead-based component and orpiment
ÆIN 1059 White Calcite
Blue Egyptian blue
Green Atacamite
Red Haematite
Yellow Orpiment, lead–tin yellow, lead–antimonate yellow
ÆIN 1060 White Calcite with gypsum
Green Atacamite
Light yellow Calcite with orpiment
Yellow Orpiment, lead–tin yellow, lead–antimonate yellow