Megi (Japanese barberry) - left (346 L)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 346.jpg


Uemura 10-08-2009 346 UV.jpg

Museum number 346
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location left (346 L)
Fiber type silk
Color lemon yellow
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) メギ : Megi
Dye (English common name) Japanese barberry
Dyestuff (botanical name) Berberis thunbergii DC.
Plant part branch / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The plant is alternatively called Toritomarazu ().
Uemura's date Kyoto