SILBADA/KAMATILYA


SILBADA/KAMATILYA (HOMEMADE WHEEL BARROW) Provenance: Mountain Province, Benguet, Ifugao The silbada or Kamatilya is the wooden homemade wheelbarrow that was fabricated purposely to help in the construction of rice terraces in Bontoc, Ifugao and in Benguet. It is used to carry or transport bato (rocks) for the kabite or riprapping, or for carrying soil to fill up lower elevation during terracing activities.