Kuri (Chestnut) - right (348 R)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 348.jpg

Museum number 348
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location right (348 R)
Fiber type silk
Color dark brown (slightly yellowish)
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 栗 : Kuri
Dye (English common name) chestnut tree
Dyestuff (botanical name) Castanea crenata Siebold et Zucc.
Plant part leaf / dried
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes For this dyeing experiment, those withered leaves were collected at the end of autumn.
Uemura's date Kyoto