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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Corn soaked & pounded

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Corn soaked, 1/2 pounded and laid out to dry. It is then winnowed of husks and pounded into meal in a palm mortar. The operator occasionally spatting her hands as the pestle is in the air. [Shantz travel journal, Jan. 18, 1920]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19200118_37111_m
Created: 
1920-01-18
City: 
Kadia
City Then: 
Kadia
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Country Then: 
Belgian Congo
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No