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Making an ash-filtering device (sagsag).

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posted on 2023-12-13, 17:20 authored by Andrea YankowskiAndrea Yankowski
Video of man making a sagsag (filtering device used to make brine).

Funding

Endangered Material Knowledge Programme

History

Session

E01

Rights owner

Andrea Yankowski

Cultural group

Boholano

Participants

Romano Apatay, Rosendo Datoy, Abundio Manongas, Emilio S. Baluarte

Country

Philippines

Place

Santa Filomenia, Alburquerque

Materials

Wood-bamboo, Plant-vine, Leaf-buri palm leaf, Wood-ash wood

Cultural context/event

Material culture documentation

Intent

Documentation of how an ash filtering device (sagsag) is constructed from start to finish. The process also includes adding the salt-enriched ash to the filter.

Date of creation

2022-06-06

Unique ID

2021SG08-E01-0041

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