Nekoyanagi (Rose-gold pussy willow) - right (383 R)

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Uemura 10-15-2009 383.jpg

Museum number 383
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location right (383 R)
Fiber type silk
Color pale brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) ねこやなぎ : Nekoyanagi
Dyestuff (English common name) Rose-gold pussy willow
Dyestuff (botanical name) Salix gracilistyla Miq.
Plant part flower / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Although actual use of this plant for dyeing is unknown, the resultant colors are good.
Uemura's date Kyoto