Ichou (Ginkgo tree) - left (359L)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 359.jpg

Museum number 359
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location left (359L)
Fiber type silk
Color light yellow brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 銀杏 : Ichou
Dye (English common name) ginkgo tree
Dyestuff (botanical name) Ginkgo biloba L.
Plant part leaf / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The plant was found to be not suitable for dyeing.
Uemura's date Kyoto