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Tikal #2 1960


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Time: 19:08  

Views: 160  

Film Id:F16-0487
Film Description:Unedited or partially edited footage


View of Pyramids from the air. Views of pyramid site. Man writing on clipboard. Laborers around pyramids. Men working on scaffolding around a flat topped pyramid. Camp scenes. Stones with glyphs. Forest around the pyramids. Man with a machete cutting through the underbrush. Man cutting a pattern into a tree trunk. He is using a harness to continue it far up the trunk. Many shots of orchids. Woman threading together beads from the site.
Video Category:Expedition & Excavation Footage
Topics:Fieldwork, Archaeological fieldwork, Tikal, Guatemala, Antiquities, Maya antiquities, University Museum expeditions
Tags: Antiquities | Archaeological fieldwork | Fieldwork | Guatemala | Maya antiquities | Tikal | University Museum expeditions
Rights:All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.

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