Sugi (Japanese Red Cedar) - center (363 C)

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Uemura 10-08-2009 363.jpg

Museum number 363
Uemura number / title ; "Haze-some 25"
Folder location 5th shelf
Sample location center (363 C)
Fiber type silk
Color light ochre
Dyestuff (Japanese common name) 杦 : Sugi
Dyestuff (botanical name) Cryptomeria japonica (L.f.) D.Don
Plant part leaf / unspecified
Dyestuff extraction boiled in water
Auxiliary agent in dye bath -
Mordant melanterite (FeSO47H2O)
Other auxiliary agent -
Uemura's notes This dyed color was obtained by repeating the dyeing process for three times.
Uemura's date Kyoto