Kisasage (Manchurian catalpa) - left (268 L)

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Uemura 08-13-2009 268.jpg

Museum number 268
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 4th shelf
Sample location left (268 L)
Fiber type cotton
Color pale gray (slightly greenish)
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) きささげ : Kisasage
Dyestuff (English common name) Manchurian catalpa
Dyestuff (botanical name) Catalpa bungei C.A.Mey
Plant part leaf / dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron (added into the dye bath)
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Without using ash water, the resultant color would be pale yellow.
Uemura's date Kyoto