His face was streaked red with camwood, and around his eyes he had painted two white circles.
This they smeared with a paint made by the admixture of camwood and copal gum.
Boil half a pound of camwood (in a bag) in two gallons of water, for fifteen minutes.
With some dyes a separate bath is needed, such as with camwood or Catechu.
It is a splendid site for a colony and camwood, palm oil and a little ivory are available there.
Much of this is due to the camwood powder, and with this mixed with oil they perform their toilet.
Also Black horn, camwood, centre-bone split buck, sham stag table knives and forks.
Amongst old Spanish furniture you will find things made from camwood that are a joy to the eye.
For a rich mild red colour, rectified spirits of naphtha, dyed with camwood dust, or an oily decoction of alkanet-root.
Red comes next to this which is mostly obtained of camwood, another domestic employment of the women.