Takakibi /Morokoshi (Sorghum) - left (338 L)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 338.jpg

Museum number 338
Uemura number / title  ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location left (338 L)
Fiber type silk
Color pale pink
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 高キビ /モロコシ : Takakibi /Morokoshi
Dye (English common name) sorghum
Dyestuff (botanical name) Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
Plant part stem and leaf / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant -
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The dyed color changed into more orange after taking it out from the dye bath.
Uemura's date Kyoto