Nazuna /Penpen gusa - left (374 L)

Jump to navigation Jump to search


Uemura 10-15-2009 374.jpg

Museum number 374
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location left (374 L)
Fiber type silk
Color white
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) ナヅナ /ペンペン草 : Nazuna /Penpen gusa
Dyestuff (botanical name) Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik.
Plant part all the parts / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime (?)
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The resultant colors were unsatisfactory when mordanted with alum or iron.
Uemura's date Kyoto