Origin of fustic
Examples from the Web for fustic
Any yellow wood can be improved by an alcoholic solution of Persian berries, fustic, turmeric, or gamboge.French Polishing and Enamelling|Richard Bitmead
Give the goods a mixed mordant of acetate of alumina and acetate of iron, followed by a bath of madder or of madder and fustic.
The only tree among these latter of which use is made is the mora, or fustic of commerce.Salvador of the Twentieth Century|Percy F. Martin
For colours, fustic or sumach are the usual mordants, with tartar emetic to fix.Animal Proteins|Hugh Garner Bennett
Considerable quantities of lime and magnesia in the water will cause duller shades with logwood and fustic dyeings.Principles and Practice of Fur Dressing and Fur Dyeing|William E. Austin