Origin of fustic
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The old fustic of the English dyer, as the article fustet is their yellow fustic.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Fustic occurs in commerce in blocks, which are brown without, and of a brownish-yellow within.
Fustic--growing at Newcastle, and its vicinity, forbid to be cut without permission from the governor.The Present Picture of New South Wales (1811)|David Dickinson Mann
By altering the proportions of madder and fustic various shades of brown can be got.Vegetable Dyes|Ethel M. Mairet
Dip blue-stained articles for a short time in nitro-hydrochlorate of tin, and then in a hot decoction of fustic.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale