Blanco No. 103 Khaki Green (Light)
Formerly called No. 103 “Khaki Blanco”

97 Blanco
Photo: Sean Foster

Post WWII 103 Khaki Green (Light) which has lost the ‘formerly called’, has a whitish paper wrap that has gained the weight (4 ounces)
103 Blanco
Photo: StigRoadie

103 Blanco wrapper
Photo: David Pratt

And, even later still, all wrapper print has been lost and just bears a sellotaped label with “HA 12805 Powder Cleaning Web Equipment 5oz block Shade No. 103”
Blanco 103
Photo: David Pratt

And a comparison with the colour of KG3.
Blanco 103
Photo: David Pratt

And a comparison of 103’s.
Top left: Pickering’s 103
Top right: Quippy 103
Both bottom blocks are Joseph Pickering Blanco 103 showing variation in batch colour.
Blanco 103
Photo: David Pratt



This page was last updated: 25th August 2012