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Table 3 Microstructural observation of pigments and SEM–EDS point analysis results

From: A case study on Hoeamsa Temple, Korea: technical examination and identification of pigments and paper unearthed from the temple site

Sample Green White Red
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SEM–EDS Concentration (wt%)
C O Al Si Cl K Ti Fe Pb Cu Sn Total
Green 41.21 25.14 5.3 3.73 23.68 0.93 100
White 11.91 55.89 0.25 31.95 100
Red 26.91 37.22 5.67 7.05 1.49 0.19 19.97 100