Threshing with an ashitsuki (treading) mortar
[ID] 3974กกกก( ID:3974 )
[Photographer] R. Stillfried
[Album] R. Stillfried(album 2)
[Place] unknown
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 240x194
[Cabinet] 77-43-0
[Keyword] rice planting

This is a scene of a threshing. Harvested rice is hulled using a mortar worked by treading. Not only unhulled rice but also other agricultural products such as sweet potatoes were crushed using this device.