Rubidium

Riot of Red

painted, stamped and beaded

Latin: rubidius = deepest red

So named because of its dark red spectral lines. Rubiudium is used in fireworks for the deep red/purple color. Discovered by R. Bunsen in 1861.

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4 thoughts on “Rubidium

  1. Jean Imholte says:

    Becky,
    Your quilt is magnificent! Great job!

  2. Sue says:

    This turned out GREAT! A job well done!!

  3. Jacki says:

    very impressive Becky! great work as usual . . .

  4. Love the colors in this! Excellent work and great fun too!

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