Of a different black were his teeeth, which were deep black, or, perhaps better, LAMP-black
And there stood Raffles in the silvery mist, laughing with his whole light heart, leaning back to get the full flavor of his mirth; and, nearer me, sturdy old Nab, dour and grim, with beads of dew on the hoary beard that had been lamp-black
in our time.
His experiments covered all sorts Of pigments, such as lamp-blacks
, tars, carbonized vegetable matters, soots of oils and fats, and the various carbonized animal substances.
appearance of Huddersfield Town Hall's concert hall entrance on Princess Street compared to its present-day appearance could not be more startling.
(soot and oil mixed) was used to artificially age ashlar stones that had been repaired.