- either of two pigments, consisting usually of carbonate of copper prepared by grinding either azurite (blue verditer) or malachite (green verditer).
Origin of verditer
Examples from the Web for verditer
Historical Examples of verditer
The plumage of this flycatcher is pale blue—blue of that peculiar shade known as verditer blue.Birds of the Indian Hills
Verditer is made into crayons whilst moist, or dried into a powder, or it is used as a water colour in the moist state.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
Authorities state that these may be formed from bright Prussian blue or verditer glazed over with Prussian blue or of smalt.Handbook on Japanning: 2nd Edition
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