Highly pigmented and finely ground watercolors made by hand in the USA. Extra fine watercolors produce clean washes even layers and also possess superior lightfastness properties. A warm cinnamon color that granulates to resemble rusted iron Daniel Smith Mummy Bauxite combines powerful color with visual texture. Mummy was a very popular organic pigment in the 18th and 19th centuries rumored to have been made from ground Egyptian mummies. Unlike the old world color Daniel Smith's Mummy Bauxite is extremely lightfast semi-transparent and low-staining. You get the tonal warmth and depth of traditional Mummy with the modern assurance that the color is strong stable and consistent.