Ink Sac
Ink Sac
Important Information
In-game name Ink Sac
Item ID 351
Type Raw Materials
Stackable Yes (64)

Ink Sacs, also known as Ink Sacks or Black Dye, are dropped by Squids upon death. They can dye anything dyes can dye, such as Sheep, Hardened Clay or Wool. However, they can also be used for Books and Quills when combined with a Feather and a Book.



  • Ink Sacs, although they are not in the Creative Mode inventory in Pocket Edition, are still there. They can be obtained by shooting a Bow and then changing to Bone Meal very quickly; the Bone Meal will change to an Ink Sac and have a red background, signifying in development.
Raw Materials
Base Blaze RodCharcoalClay (Item)CoalCocoa BeanDiamondEggEmeraldFlintGlowstone DustGold NuggetGunpowderInk SacLapis LazuliLeatherNether QuartzNether StarPrismarine CrystalPrismarine ShardRabbit's FootRabbit HideSeedsStringSugar Cane
Crafted Bone MealBookBowlBrick (Item)CharcoalDyeGold IngotNether Brick (Item)StickSugarWheat