Gobaishi (Chinese sumac) - left (68 L)

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Museum number 68
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 1st shelf
Sample location left (68 L)
Fiber type silk
Color black
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 五倍子 : Gobaishi
Dye (English common name) Chinese sumac
Dyestuff (botanical name) Rhus chinensis (Mill.) T. Yamaz. (R. chinensis Mill.)
Plant part gall /dried
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent ash water
Uemura's date Kyoto Murasakino