Turkey 1967 Reel 51 of 52

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:52

Film ID F16-0342
Film Description Reel 51 of 52
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 342 1967: Reel 51: Turkey. June 29-30. Eskişehir. Kütahya.

Finished Meerschaum pipes.
Final carving of pipe bowl.
Chipping flint for threshing sledge: by hand with metal tool.1
Flints in sledge.
Erosion cones.
Wooden water wheel in Porsuk River: note barrage to increase water speed.
At Kütahya, ceramic and carpet center.
Kneading the clay.
Potter working: forming decorative lip.
Cross-section cut of soft clay pot.
Making a plate using metal die to shape clay.
Large plate: charcoal-and-stencil design laid on to guide painting,
Painting plate by hand.
Painting piece of tile: note little finger (out of focus).
Applying stencil-and-charcoal pattern to plate.
Design outline on plate.
Stencil held up to light (made in Ankara).
Finished plates and vases: two of each.
Three designs in a rather old pattern book.
Pottery: three finished pieces in shop.
Tile in shop: Two examples.
Tiled fireplace.
Decorated plates on wall.
11 vases (mcu)
Tile drinking fountain with four pillars.
Tiled entrances to hotel and office.
Tiled wall.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Eskişehir, Kutahya, Ceramics, Pottery