Mizume sakura (Cherry) - left (156 L)

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Uemura 06-18-2009 156.jpg

Museum number 156
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location left (156 L)
Fiber type silk
Color brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) みづめ桜 : Mizume sakura
Dyestuff (botanical name) Cerasus spachiana Lavale ex H.Otto f. ascendens (Makino) H.Ohba (Prunus pendula Maxim. F. ascendens (Makino) Ohwi)
Plant part bark /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant -
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes This dyeing technique had been actually practiced in the author's hometown.
Uemura's date Kyoto