Pomo seed-gathering utensils
Edward Curtis (1868-1952)
Plate no. 484: Pomo seed-gathering utensils
From: The North American Indian, Volume Fourteen: The Northern California Indians. The Kato. The Wailaki. The Yuki. The Pomo. The Wintun. The Maidu. The Miwok. The Yokuts.
Norwood Massachussettes: The Plimpton Press, 1926
The group includes a tight-mesh burden-basket for seeds, an open-mesh burden-basket for acorns and other nuts, two winnowing trays, and a seed-beater with which the seeds are brushed from the plant into the burden basket.