Griffith's zinc white

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Description

An old name for an impure zinc white pigment prepared by igniting zinc sulfide. It was used in industrial paints.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Hermann Kuhn, Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art and Antiquities, Butterworths, London, 1986
  • Dictionary of Building Preservation, Ward Bucher, ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York City, 1996

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