Azurite pigment is ground from the mineral gemstone. Associated with Saturn. Used for developing intuition, finding out and accepting the truth, dreams, developing psychic abilities (opens the third eye), calming and healing.
Origin and History: All of the paintings that have been identified as containing lead-tin yellow date between approximately 1300 and 1750. This hue was used most frequently in the 15th, 16th, and 17th centuries. One of the most important uses of lead-tin yellow pigment was in the color glass production in Venice and Bologna in the Middle Ages. It was used widely in Western Europe in frescoes and panels.