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Stieglitz, Robert R. (1994), "The Minoan Origin of Tyrian Purple," Biblical Archaeologist, 57, 46–54.

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a b c d e f g Sukenik, Naama; Iluz, David; Amar, Zohar; Varvak, Alexander; Shamir, Orit; Ben-Yosef, Erez (28 January 2021). "Early evidence of royal purple dyed textile from Timna Valley (Israel)". PLOS ONE. 16 (1): e0245897. Bibcode: 2021PLoSO..1645897S. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0245897. ISSN 1932-6203. PMC 7842898. PMID 33507987. Lovely colours and excellent quality! The service was great and will definitely recommend Fabricland! Thank you so much! Fabricland felt arrived fast and easy to embroider. A good range of colours and cheaper than other stores. The second time we have bought this felt. We use it for the figures for town centre flags and after being out in the open for months, the colours still stay strong and the material still looks good. An excellent buy and service. True Tyrian purple, like most high- chroma pigments, cannot be accurately rendered on a standard RGB computer monitor. Ancient reports are also not entirely consistent, but these swatches give a rough indication of the likely range in which it appeared:Online Fabrics offer delivery to the whole United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, Republic or Ireland as well as a number of international destinations. A set of Tzitzit, four tassels or "fringes" with tekhelet (purple-blue) threads produced from a Hexaplex trunculus based dye. Benkendorff K (March 1999). Bioactive molluscan resources and their conservation: Biological and chemical studies on the egg masses of marine molluscs (Thesis). University of Wollongong. Archived from the original (PDF) on 30 August 2007 . Retrieved 25 February 2008. Tekhelet– A blue dye mentioned in the Hebrew Bible and prized by ancient Mediterranean civilizations

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A medieval depiction of the coronation of the Emperor Charlemagne in 800AD wearing royal blue. The bishops and cardinals wear Tyrian purple, and the Pope wears white. The colour name "Tyrian plum" is popularly given to a British postage stamp that was prepared, but never released to the public, shortly before the death of King Edward VII in 1910. [43] Gallery [ edit ] a b Radwin, G. E.; D'Attilio, A. (1986). Murex shells of the world. An illustrated guide to the Muricidae. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. p.93. 284pp incl 192figs. & 32pls. The colour-fast (non-fading) dye was an item of luxury trade, prized by Romans, who used it to colour ceremonial robes. Used as a dye, the color shifts from blue (peak absorption at 590nm, which is yellow-orange) to reddish-purple (peak absorption at 520nm, which is green). [22] It is believed that the intensity of the purple hue improved rather than faded as the dyed cloth aged. Vitruvius mentions the production of Tyrian purple from shellfish. [23] In his History of Animals, Aristotle described the shellfish from which Tyrian purple was obtained and the process of extracting the tissue that produced the dye. [24] Pliny the Elder described the production of Tyrian purple in his Natural History: [25] [b]In 1909, Harvard anthropologist Zelia Nuttall compiled an intensive comparative study on the historical production of the purple dye produced from the carnivorous murex snail, source of the royal purple dye valued higher than gold in the ancient Near East and ancient Mexico. Not only did the people of ancient Mexico use the same methods of production as the Phoenicians, they also valued murex-dyed cloth above all others, as it appeared in codices as the attire of nobility. "Nuttall noted that the Mexican murex-dyed cloth bore a "disagreeable … strong fishy smell, which appears to be as lasting as the color itself." [31] Likewise, the ancient Egyptian Papyrus of Anastasi laments: "The hands of the dyer reek like rotting fish..." [32] So pervasive was this stench that the Talmud specifically granted women the right to divorce any husband who became a dyer after marriage. [33] Author Profile". Imperial-Purple.com. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011 . Retrieved 13 July 2011. I bought my felt from here ‘blindly’ hoping it was suitable for lining a wooden box. Glad I did as i’m very happy with the price and quality. Biological pigments were often difficult to acquire, and the details of their production were kept secret by the manufacturers. Tyrian purple is a pigment made from the mucus of several species of Murex snail. Production of Tyrian purple for use as a fabric dye began as early as 1200 BC by the Phoenicians, and was continued by the Greeks and Romans until 1453 AD, with the fall of Constantinople. In the same way as the modern-day Latin alphabet of Phoenician origin, Phoenician purple pigment was spread through the unique Phoenician trading empire. [1] The pigment was expensive and time-consuming to produce, and items colored with it became associated with power and wealth. This popular idea of purple being elite contributes to the modern day wide-spread belief that purple is a "royal color". The color of textiles from this period provides insight into socio-cultural relationships within ancient societies, in addition to providing insights on technological achievements, fashion, social stratification, agriculture and trade connections. [2] Despite their value to archaeological research, textiles are quite rare in the archaeological record. Like any perishable organic material, they are usually subject to rapid decomposition and their preservation over millennia requires exacting conditions to prevent destruction by microorganisms. [2] Because of research by Benkendorff et al. (1999), the Tyrian purple precursor tyrindoleninone is being investigated as a potential antimicrobial agent with uses against multidrug-resistant bacteria.

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In 1998, by means of a lengthy trial and error process, a process for dyeing with Tyrian purple was rediscovered. [37] [38] This finding built on reports from the 15th century to the 18th century and explored the biotechnology process behind woad fermentation. It is hypothesized that an alkaline fermenting vat was necessary. An incomplete ancient recipe for Tyrian purple recorded by Pliny the Elder was also consulted. By altering the percentage of sea salt in the dye vat and adding potash, he was able to successfully dye wool a deep purple colour. [39]Cooksey CJ (2001). "Tyrian purple: 6,6'-dibromoindigo and related compounds". Molecules. 6 (9): 736–769. doi: 10.3390/60900736. PMC 6236399. For chemistry of Tyrian purple, see 6,6′-Dibromoindigo. Fabrics dyed in the current era from different species of sea snail. The colors in this photograph may not represent them precisely. Fantastic service, fast delivery and a good quality product. Great value for money. Definitely recommended. Add texture and colour to your craft projects with this Felt Sheet! With a range of different colours and designs, it's never been easier to add felt details to your designs. a b Moorey P (1999). Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries: The Archaeological Evidence. Winona Lake, Indiana: Eisenbrauns. p.138. ISBN 1-57506-042-6.

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McGovern, P. E. and Michel, R. H. "Royal Purple dye: tracing the chemical origins of the industry". Analytical Chemistry 1985, 57, 1514A–1522A

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Roman men wearing togae praetextae with reddish-purple stripes during a religious procession (1stcenturyBC). Definition of the Tyrian purple". World History Encyclopedia. Archived from the original on 24 July 2016. Most of us will remember felt from our school days, the standard fabric used in many a classroom to bring our imaginations to life. Felt is still widely used today to help create fabulous ideas such as cushions, toys and costumes. Ramig K, Lavinda O, Szalda DJ, Mironova I, Karimi S, Pozzi F, etal. (June 2015). "The nature of thermochromic effects in dyeings with indigo, 6-bromoindigo, and 6,6′-dibromoindigo, components of Tyrian purple". Dyes and Pigments. 117: 37–48. doi: 10.1016/j.dyepig.2015.01.025.

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