Valued image set: Cochenille

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This is a valued image set on Wikimedia Commons. The image has been assessed under the valued image criteria and is considered the most valued image set on Commons within the scope:

You can see its nomination at Commons:Valued image candidates/Cochenille.

The set shows the steps to get carmine: Females of Dactylopius coccus, dried females, and the extract of dried females, which contains carmine.