Aburagiri (Candlenut)- right (121 R)

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Museum number 121
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location right (121 R)
Fiber type silk
Color ochre
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 油桐 : Aburagiri
Dye (English common name) Candlenut
Dyestuff (botanical name) vernicia cordata (Thunb.) Airy Shaw (Aleurites cordata (Thunb.) Mll. Arg.)
Plant part unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron; ash water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The sample was soaked in: 1) dye bath; 2) iron mordant; and 3) ash water.
Uemura's date Kyoto