Kurumi (Walnut) - right (265 R)

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Uemura 08-13-2009 265.jpg

Museum number 265
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 4th shelf
Sample location right (265 R)
Fiber type cotton
Color light purplish gray
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 胡桃 : Kurumi
Dye (English common name) Walnut tree
Dyestuff (botanical name) Juglans mandshurica Maxim. var. sachalinensis (Miyabe et Kud) Kitam. (J. mandshurica var. sieboldiana (Maxim.) Makino)
Plant part green outer skin / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant ash water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The resultant colors were in pale tone. Better result would be obtained when using the peels of those younger fruit.
Uemura's date Kyoto