Bordeaux turpentine

Revision as of 14:11, 29 April 2016 by Jruggiero (talk | contribs) (Text replace - "== Authority ==" to "== Sources Checked for Data in Record ==")
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search


The raw balsam exudate of the French Maritime pine trees, Pinus maritinus. Distillation of Bordeaux turpentine produces burgundy turpentine distillate and burgundy pitch residue.

Synonyms and Related Terms

trementina de Burdeos (Esp.); trementina di Bordeaux (It); burgundy turpentine; burgundy pitch

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • G.S.Brady, Materials Handbook, McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1971 Comment: p. 832
  • Susan E. Schur, Conservation Terminology: A review of Past & Current Nomenclature of Materials, Technology and Conservation, Spring (p.34-39); Summer (p.35-38); Fall (p.25-36), 1985