The traditional Japanese red pigment called "bengara" has vivid yellowish red coloras compared with the pure hematite powder. The traditional "bengara" is composed of mainly hematite, for impurities, a small amount of quartz and corundum. The color of reproduced "bengara" was great influenced by the particles shape and size of hematite powder.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||C e Ca|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 2005|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ceramics and Composites