Difference between revisions of "Blue"

From Cunnan
Jump to navigationJump to search
 
Line 2: Line 2:
   
 
[[Blue dye]] came from [[woad]], and later in period, also from [[indigo]].
 
[[Blue dye]] came from [[woad]], and later in period, also from [[indigo]].
  +
  +
In [[Catholic|Roman Catholic]] iconography, blue was frequently reserved for, and used to indicate, the '''Virgin Mary'''.

Revision as of 21:20, 29 October 2004

(Heraldry) See azure.

Blue dye came from woad, and later in period, also from indigo.

In Roman Catholic iconography, blue was frequently reserved for, and used to indicate, the Virgin Mary.