Lilly & Co Cudbear

Cudbear- N.F.V

  • Coloring matter from species of Lacanora Rocella, & other lichens.
  • Purplish-red powder
  • Imparts fine purplish-red color to Alcohol & acid & neutral liquids; the purple tinge may be covered by adding a few drops burnt-sugar coloring.
  • Uses: Coloring for syrups, elixirs etc.

- p. 194, Merck's Index: Fourth Edition (1930)