Hamagau / Hamagumi - left (139 L)

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Uemura 06-04-2009 139.jpg

Museum number 139
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location left (139 L)
Fiber type silk
Color light olive green
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) はまがう / はまぐみ : Hamagau / Hamagumi
Plant part bark/dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The root is a better source of dyestuff, than the other parts of this plant. The resultant color would become more red. Regardless of the parts of the plant, the result would be inferior when ash water is used in the dyeing process.
Uemura's date Kyoto