Akagi (Sandalwood) - right (178 R)

From CAMEO
Revision as of 15:56, 30 June 2020 by MDerrick (talk | contribs) (MDerrick moved page Akagi (Sandlewood) - right (178 R) to Akagi (Sandalwood) - right (178 R) without leaving a redirect)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Normal

Uemura 07-09-2009 178.jpg

Museum number 178
Uemura number / title  ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 3rd shelf
Sample location right (178 R)
Fiber type silk
Color dark brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 赤木 : Akagi
Dye (English common name) Sandalwood
Dyestuff (botanical name) Bischofia javanica Blume
Plant part heartwood /dried
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant melanterite
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The fabrics were soaked in: 1) dye bath; 2) mordant bath; and 3) dye bath. Akagi is a species of Shitan tree () (Pterocarpus santalinus L.f. ).
Uemura's date Kyoto