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Table 6 The SEM-EDS analysis results of the pigments layer of Bodhisattvas (wt%)

From: Craftsmanship and materials: painted Bodhisattva sculptures in the Fengguo Temple dated to the year 1020 in Yi County, Northeast China

Sample number Sample colour C O F Fe Mg Al Si S Cl K Ca Cu
FGS-SEM1 Green 33.30 48.69 1.29 4.36 0.72 4.86 0.77 0.24 0.44 2.90 2.43
FGS-SEM2 Blue 53.94 35.63 1.58 3.09 0.43 3.34 0.41 0.14 1.44
FGS-SEM3 Blue 32.21 47.91 1.63 0.27 1.98 0.80 5.58 0.98 8.64
FGS-SEM4 Green 51.61 35.78 0.59 1.05 1.24 3.51 1.08 1.37 0.25 0.97 2.55