Hisakaki (Eurya japonica) - bottom (349 B)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 349.jpg

Museum number 349
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location bottom (349 B)
Fiber type silk
Color light purple brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 柃 : Hisakaki
Dyestuff (botanical name) Eurya japonica Thunb.
Plant part fruit / fresh
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant -
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Extracting the colorants by boiling resulted in creating a beautiful purple color on the fabric.
Uemura's date Kyoto