Daio (family Polygonaceae) - left (310 L)

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Uemura 09-10-2009 310.jpg

Museum number 310
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 4th shelf
Sample location left (310 L)
Fiber type cotton
Color yellow brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 大黄 : Daio
Plant part root / dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime water (warm bath)
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Carrot root would not be suitable for dyeing.
Uemura's date Kyoto