Mar 17, 2019
A colour standardised in 1934 as violet grey with the synonym Lavender Grey.
The alternative name has been adopted here. This colour is characteristic of the lavender tones found in Sung ware.
Mar 10, 2019
This colour was one of two sponsored by Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Gloucester on the occasion of her marriage.
At the time of the selection of the colour, Lady Alice-Scott mentioned that it reminded her of the soil of Kenya.
Mar 03, 2019
Jet is the hard black lignite, which takes a brilliant polish, and by association the name has been used to describe the most intense black.
Standardised in 1934.
Feb 24, 2019
A descriptive colour name used since the beginning of the seventeenth century.
Feb 17, 2019
A descriptive name from the colour of the fruit. A similar colour was standardised in 1934 under the name Reseda B.C.S 77