Talc

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Talc.

Image of the Talc

In alchemy and chemistry, this symbols denotes the substance talc.

On the Mohs Scale of Hardness, talc is given a rating of 1, indicating a very weak material that can be scratched easily with a fingernail.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Alchemical Symbols.

More symbols in Alchemical Symbols:

Alchemical symbols, originally devised as part of alchemy, were used to denote some elements and some compounds until the 18th century. Note that while notation like this was mostly standardized, sty‚Ķ read more »

Have a discussion about Talc with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this symbol to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Talc." Symbols.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 20 Feb. 2017. <http://www.symbols.com/symbol/2413>.

We need you!

Are we missing an important symbol in this category?