Kariyasu (Eulalia) - right (278 R)

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Uemura 08-13-2009 278.jpg

Museum number 278
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 4th shelf
Sample location right (278 R)
Fiber type cotton
Color cream
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 刈安 : Kariyasu
Dyestuff (English common name) Eulalia
Dyestuff (botanical name) Miscanthus tinctorius (Steud.) Hack.
Plant part leaf / dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant ash water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes In the Nihon shoki () from 720 AD., Japan, it is said "". The yellow recorded in the Ebuku-ryo () from the 8th century. AD, Japan is considered to have been achieved by dyeing with this plant.
Uemura's date Kyoto