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Table 1 Summary of material analysis

From: An analytical study of the Huexotzinco Codex using X-ray fluorescence, fiber optic reflectance spectroscopy, and portable Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy

Painting Paper Black Red Purple Orange Blue Green Yellow
I Amate Carbon Cochineal Cochineal + carbon black Iron-rich Kaolinite    
II Maguey Carbon Cochineal   Iron-rich Kaolinite    
III Maguey Carbon Cochineal    Maya blue Maya blue + organic yellow Organic yellow-diatom hybrid
IV Amate Carbon Cochineal      
V Maguey Carbon Cochineal   Iron-rich Kaolinite Maya blue Maya blue + organic yellow Organic yellow-diatom hybrid
VI Amate Carbon       
VII Amate Carbon Cochineal   Iron-rich Kaolinite    
VIII Maguey Carbon Cochineal Cochineal + carbon black