Tunisia 1967 Reel 23 of 52

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:54

Film ID F16-0314
Film Description Reel 23 of 52
Unedited travelogue
Houmt Souk


Cat. Reel 314 1967: Reel 23: Tunisia. March 29-30. Zazis. Houmt Souk. Guella.

Sponges at sponge fishing village (cu).
Disc plow: wooden with metal blades.
Inlay work at craft center (Houmt Souk).
Colored reed work (Houmt Souk).
Four embroidered wedding vests: note small mirrors.
Gold embroidery: seven shots.
Colorful woven material.
Hand-operated treadle loom: shuttle action.
Wooden pulleys on loom.
Treadle action.
Looms in use (cu).
Cloth samples. Decorated table.
Water jugs with vines growing in it (Houmt Souk).
Potters working (Guella):
Potter working jar: wooden hand tool (cu).
Decorating rim and side of jug (8fos).
Adding handle to jar (8 fps).
Finishing and decorating pottery.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Zazis, Houmt Souk, Guella, Ceramics, Pottery, Textiles, Handcrafts
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