Nezumimochi (Japanese privet) - center (133 C)

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Uemura 06-04-2009 133.jpg

Museum number 133
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location center (133 C)
Fiber type silk
Color light ochre
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) ねずみもち : Nezumimochi
Dye (English common name) Japanese Privet
Dyestuff (botanical name) Ligustrum japonicum Thunb.
Plant part bark/dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes Mordanting with lime water would not produce a good result.
Uemura's date Kyoto