Sarikunen/Kaika (Pagoda tree) - center (153 C)

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Uemura 06-18-2009 153.jpg

Museum number 153
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location center (153 C)
Fiber type silk
Color mustard yellow
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) サリクネン /槐花 : Sarikunen /Kaika
Dye (English common name) Japanese Pagoda Tree
Plant part fallen petals / semi-dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant alum
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes For this dyeing, fallen petals of the flowers, were used instead of the buds, but the resultant colors were same.
Uemura's date Kyoto