Yellow Dye

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Yellower - In Science - Minerals and Chemistry - Dyes
... Saffron, like Turmeric, is one of the rare dyes that is also a spice and food colorant ... Saffron was used to dye the robes of the senior Buddhist monks, while ordinary monks wore robes dyed with Gamboge or Curcuma longa, also known as ... dyed fabric varies from deep red to orange to yellow, depending upon the type of saffron and the process ...

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