A mixture of pulverised antimony (stibium) and zinc is still used by women in the East for this purpose.
The sixth method consists in heating together a bes of the copper and one-sixth of a libra each of sulphur, salt, and stibium.
Some of the alabasti would contain kohl or stibium, some salves and ointments, others perhaps perfumed washes for the complexion.
There are besides this, certain other cements which part gold from silver, composed of sulphur, stibium and other ingredients.
Her eyes are coloured with stibium, and her nostrils are shaped like the wings of a swallow.
Keren-Happuk, the name given by Job to one of his daughters, means "horn of stibium."