Haze no ki (Sumac) - bottom (175 B)

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Uemura 07-09-2009 175.jpg

Museum number 175
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 3rd shelf
Sample location bottom (175 B)
Fiber type silk
Color gray
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) はじの木 : Haze no ki
Dye (English common name) Sumac
Dyestuff (botanical name) Toxicodendron sylvestre (Siebold et Zucc. ) Kuntze (Rhus sylvestris Siebold et Zucc.)
Plant part leaf /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime water; iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The fabric was soaked in: 1) dye bath; 2) lime water mordant bath; and 3) iron mordant bath.
Uemura's date Kyoto