Hachijyo kariyasu /Kobunagusa - left (280 L)

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Uemura 08-13-2009 280.jpg

Museum number 280
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 4th shelf
Sample location left (280 L)
Fiber type silk
Color ochre
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 八丈刈安 /こぶなぐさ Hachijyo kariyasu /Kobunagusa
Dyestuff (botanical name) Arthraxon hispidus (Thunb.) Makino
Plant part stem and leaf / dried
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent ash water
Uemura's notes The fabric was dyed for 15 times in the dye bath mixed with ash water first; and then mordanted with iron.
Uemura's date Kyoto