Shii no ki (Japanese chinquapin) - right (93 R)

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Museum number 93
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 2nd shelf
Sample location right (93 R)
Fiber type silk
Color black
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 椎の樹 : Shii no ki
Dyestuff (English common name) Japanese chinquapin
Dyestuff (botanical name) Castanopsis cuspidata (Thunb.) Schottky; or Castanopsis sieboldii (Makino) Hatus. ex T. Yamaz. et Mashiba
Plant part bark /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant iron; lime water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The sample was soaked in: 1) dye bath; 2) iron mordant; and 3) lime water.
Uemura's date Kyoto