Kusu (Camphor tree) - left (112 L)

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Uemura 05-29-2009 112.jpg

Museum number 112
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location left (112 L)
Fiber type silk
Color reddish brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 樟 : Kusu
Dye (English common name) Camphor Tree
Dyestuff (botanical name) Cinnamomum camphora (L.) J.Presl
Plant part bark /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant chromium
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Those written as " (Kusu)" on the folders (M.85, M.86, M.87) should be corrected as " (Kusu)" - additional note made in fall, 1938.
Uemura's date Kyoto