Ochre (/ˈoʊkər/ OH-kər; from Greek: ὠχρός, ōkhrós

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Ochre is a natural earch pigment.

When the term 'Ochre' is used, it is typically Yellow Ochre that is referred to.


  • Yellow Ochre - FeO(OH)·nH20
  • Red Ochre - Fe2O3
  • Purple Ochre
  • Brown Ochre (Geothite)
  • Sienna
  • Umber
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