This color contains the following pigments:
Diopside Genuine is a rich gemstone green. Exquisite in hue, it brushes out evenly from deep bottle green through clear Kelly green to palest mint. The chromium rich stone from which it’s ground is green with brownish inclusions. In washes hints of the brown mineral settle out, adding an earthy nuance perfect for landscape work. Transparent. Low staining.
Also known as the Russian Emerald, the mineral is usually seen in fine jewelery.