Nurude (Japanese sumac) - left (362 L)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 362.jpg

Museum number 362
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location left (362 L)
Fiber type silk
Color dark brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) ヌルデ : Nurude
Dye (English common name) Japanese Sumac
Dyestuff (botanical name) Rhus javanica L. var. chinensis (Mill.) T. Yamaz. (R. chinensis Mill.)
Plant part leaf / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes 5g of the leaves were boiled in 100cc (= 100ml) of water, from which 20cc was used for the dyeing. The amount of the leaves contained in the 20cc was twice as much as that of the silk fabric used.
Uemura's date -