Author Topic: Purple  (Read 40 times)

Swampster

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Purple
« on: August 02, 2020, 07:24:43 PM »
"A Tunisian man has pieced together bits of a local secret linked to ancient emperors: how to make a prized purple dye using the guts of a sea snail."
https://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2020/07/passion-for-purple-revives-ancient-dye.html

Interesting to see the range of colours he produced.
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Anton

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Re: Purple
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2020, 12:25:23 PM »
Clever lad.  I hope it makes him rich. The colours look great.
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