Hakubaika (Plum tree) - right (389 R)

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Uemura 10-15-2009 389.jpg

Museum number 389
Uemera number / title 一; 櫨染 廿五 "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location right (389 R)
Fiber type silk
Color lemon yellow
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 白梅花 : Hakubaika
Dye (English common name) plum tree with white flower
Dyestuff (botanical name) Armeniaca mume (Siebold et Zucc.) de Vriese (Prunus mume Siebold et Zucc.)
Plant part flower / fresh (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemera's notes The fabric was soaked into: 1) dye bath; and 2) mordant bath; then air dried.
Uemera's date Kyoto