India 1957 Reel 11 of 44

Category: Travelogue

Length: 10:19
Film ID F16-0115
Film Description Reel 11 of 44
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 115 1957: Reel 11: Assam, India. Imphal (Manipur). March 15-17.

Cleaning jewelry, (electrolytic cleansing)
Spinning girl. (cu).
Two hip looms.
Village scenes.
Straw shrine.
Hand embroidery work, wood carving.
Straw shrine.
Tribal people [Adivasi] in village.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Assam, Imphal (Manipur), Textiles, Weaving, Kadi, Spinning, Appliqué, Adivasi, Tai-Ahom people, Marketplaces
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