Buna no ki (Siebold's Beech) - right (172 R)

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Uemura 07-09-2009 172.jpg

Museum number 172
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 3rd shelf
Sample location right (172 R)
Fiber type silk
Color orangish beige
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) ブナの木 : Buna no ki
Dye (English common name) Siebold's Beech
Dyestuff (botanical name) Fagus crenata Blume
Plant part bark /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The dyeing procedure for the left sample was: 1) dye bath; and 2) vinegar. This dyestuff was actually used in the Tottori region, Japan.
Uemura's date Kyoto