Binrōji (Betal Palm Tree) - right (16 R)

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Museum number 16
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 1st shelf
Sample location right (16 R)
Fiber type silk
Color brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 檳榔子: Binrōji
Dye (English common name) Betal/Palm Tree
Dyestuff (botanical name) Areca catechu L.
Plant part fruit (?) /dried
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The dye bath only contained the second extract. The samples became less red brownish.
Uemura's date Kyoto