Shikimi (Aniseed tree) - left (45 L)

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Museum number 45
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 1st shelf
Sample location left (45 L)
Fiber type cotton
Color light brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 梻 : Shikimi
Dyestuff (English common name) Aniseed tree
Dyestuff (botanical name) Illicium anisatum L.
Plant part heartwood /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant -
Other auxiliary agent ash water
Dyeing process The dyeing procedure was the same as the M.15 (record no. 73), but in a deeper depth of shade.
Uemura's notes The affinity of the contained dye compound(s) with silk and cotton was compared.
Uemura's date Kyoto