Siberia-san Shirakaba - left (190 L)

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Uemura 07-09-2009 190.jpg

Museum number 190
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 3rd shelf
Sample location left (190 L)
Fiber type silk
Color brown
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) シベリア産 白樺 : Siberia-san Shirakaba
Dye (English common name) Birch from Siberia
Dyestuff (botanical name) Betula platyphylla Sukaczev var. japonica (Miq.) H.Hara
Plant part bark /dried (?)
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant lime water
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes The dyeing technique is found in the "Senryo shokubutsu fu ()", published in 1972, Japan. The plant material came from Siberia.
Uemura's date Kyoto