yellow prussiate of potash

NOUN
  1. a cyanide compound that is prepared by the reaction of potassium cyanide with ferrous salts; commonly used by gardeners
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  • “As to the proofs in gallate (or tannate) of iron, they can be transformed into Prussian blue in a solution of potassium ferrocyanide (yellow prussiate of potash) slightly acidified by sulphuric acid.” Photographic Reproduction Processes
  • Gmelin states that yellow prussiate of potash yields with a solution of oxalate of sesquioxide of cobalt a blue resembling Prussian blue -- that, in fact, there can be obtained a Prussian blue with a base of cobalt instead of iron. Field's Chromatography or Treatise on Colours and Pigments as Used by Artists
  • It is a compound of iron and cyanogen, of varying composition, formed by adding yellow prussiate of potash to a persalt of iron, or by oxidizing the precipitate obtained from the prussiate and a protosalt. Field's Chromatography or Treatise on Colours and Pigments as Used by Artists
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