Originally made with Buckthorn berries native to the near east, but cultivated in Europe since Roman times. The ripe berries make a pink dye, while the unripe berries produce a yellow juice or sap used as a dye and to make a yellow Sap Green pigment. Our blend is a more lightfast version of this historical color.
Pigment Classification: Mixture
Color Index Name: PG36 / PR101 / PY150 / Pbk7
Color Index Number: 74265 / 77491 / 12764 / 77266
Chemical Description: Brominated & Chlorinated Copper Phthalocyanine Synthetic Red Iron Oxide Nickel Complex Azo Nearly Pure Amorphous Carbon