Hari (Japanese Alder) - left (66 L)

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Museum number 66
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 1st shelf
Sample location left (66 L)
Fiber type cotton
Color pale beige
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 榛 : Hari
Dye (English common name) Japanese Alder
Dyestuff (botanical name) Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud
Plant part catkin /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime water (supernate)
Other auxiliary agent -
Dyeing process The dyeing procedure was: 1) dye bath; 2) lime water (supernate); and 3) dye bath.
Uemura's date Kyoto