Mango - left (130 L)

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Uemura 06-04-2009 130.jpg

Museum number 130
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location left (130 L)
Fiber type silk
Color light gray
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) マンゴー : Mango
Dye (English common name) Mango
Dyestuff (botanical name) Mangifera indica L.
Plant part fruit peel / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Without use of mordant, the contained dye compounds would not generate a good color, or fix to the fiber well.
Uemura's date Kyoto