Ouboku (Old fustic) - right (5 R)

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Museum number 5
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 1st shelf
Sample location right (5 R)
Fiber type silk
Color brown (slightly reddish)
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 黄木: Ōboku
Dye (English common name) Old fustic
Plant part heatwood (?) /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron; ash water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes (Chlorophora tinctoria)
Uemura's date Kyoto