Introducing British Colour Standard's beautiful collection of striped dinner candles. Hand-poured by artisans these colourful candles are a stylish addition to any home, perfect for entertaining or giving as a gift. These eco, Fair Trade dinner candles are striped in bold bands of British Colour Standard Nanking Blue & Grass Green.
Grass Green was standardised in 1934. It is one of the oldest existing colour names with 700A.D. as the earliest known record. The colour here shown is a general representation of many grass samples submitted by textile and other colour using industries.
Nanking Blue is a seasonal colour name introduced in 1936 to describe a blue colour found in Chinese silks.
Nanjing formerly Romanized as Nanking and Nankin, was the largest city in the world from 1358 to 1425 with a population of 487,000 in 1400. This lovely bright blue has been used for many centuries.
Pack of 4
8 hour burn time, with a tall clean flame.
Fair Trade made, hand poured in Indonesia