hydrocerussite

hydrocerussite

[‚hī·drō·sə′rə‚sīt]
(mineralogy)
Pb3(OH)2(CO3)2 A colorless mineral composed of basic lead carbonate, occurring as crystals in thin hexagonal plates.
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2], and hydrocerussite were in common use among artists in the early 20th century.
Lead phases detected by X-ray d iffraction include synthetic hydrocerussite ([Pb.
A sample from the outside of a home built in Rome, Georgia in 1933 contained the lead pigment synthetic hydrocerussite ([Pb.
The common presence of synthetic hydrated hydrocerussite in these paints indicates that the lead is being hydrated as the paint weathers.