Hari (Japanese Alder) - left (59 L)

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Museum number 59
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 1st shelf
Sample location left (59 L)
Fiber type cotton
Color light beige
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 榛 : Hari
Dye (English common name) Japanese Alder
Dyestuff (botanical name) Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud
Plant part trunk bark /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant ash water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The actual practice of this dyeing technique is unknown. The resultant color was pale tones.
Uemura's date Kyoto