This is placed in a pan or, better, in a batea, and carefully washed down until the gold begins to appear.
Every batea, as I got deeper and deeper, yielded more and more gold!
Being hospitably received by Teucer, he married his daughter batea and became the founder of the royal house of Troy.
A batea is the Mexican equivalent for the American iron gold pan.
I several times filled my batea with gravel from the dry bed and washed it in one of the pools.