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Purple of Cassius


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Gold-purple pigment used to stain glass and colour porcelain; it is named after its inventor Andreas Cassius (d 1673) of Leiden, and was widely used in 18th-century Europe.

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Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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