J-GLOBAL ID:200904010489831915  Research Project code:0350014068 Update date:Mar. 24, 2006

Study and Research of the Dye stuff of Ancient Textiles in the Tokyo National Museum

Study period:2004 - 2005
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (1):
Research overview:
Among the dyed fabrics (Jodai-gire, or ancient textiles) introduced to Horyuji Temple and Shosoin, scientific analysis and determination are made on the dye of the Horyuji fabric, and comparatively studying the relationship with the description on documentation materials, the substance of Jodai-gire is made clearer.
Keywords (8):
Jodai-gire (ancient textiles) ,  Horyuji fabric ,  Shosoin fabric ,  natural dye ,  dye mordant ,  dying ,  conservation science ,  conservation mending
Project Organization (1):
  • (A165000000)
Research program: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Research budget: 2004: \500,000

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