red lead

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a reddish oxide of lead (Pb3O4) used as a pigment in paints and in glass and ceramics

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Sheet 18 diameter and 4mm thick round for STOP writing two nos in each gate in radium and one coat of red lead primer & oil painting and radium sticker.
Although we still use lead primers for maximum reliability, since becoming lead-free, my lead level has dropped dramatically.