Medohagi (Sericea) - right (343 R)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 343.jpg

Museum number 343
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location right (343 R)
Fiber type silk
Color brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) メドハギ : Medohagi
Dyestuff (English common name) Sericea
Dyestuff (botanical name) Lespedeza cuneata (Dum.Cours.) G.Don
Plant part leaf and stem / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The resultant color with Medohagi did not have any green tone, which was similar to that with Nekohagi.
Uemura's date Kyoto