Japan 1965 Reel 25 of 40

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:45

Film ID F16-0276
Film Description Reel 25 of 40
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 276. 1965: Reel 25: Japan. May 12. Beppu. Usuki.

Stacked bamboo drying.
Boys crabbing in river: overturning rocks.
Bamboo products: dishes, vases, model boat (some cu)
Large ceramic vase.
Scene on tile: woman in kimono.
Vase (cu)
Bamboo factory: hand weaving a bamboo dish (very good cu, some xcu, some slightly out of focus).
Weaving a large circular piece.
At museum: tapestries.
Metal mirrors: one side embossed (cu)
Piece of roof tile: end view.
Wooden guardian demon.
Wooden guardian demon.
Usuki: Temple of Mangetsuji: [Mangetsuji Otsu Shiga] 3 groups of stone carvings:
Group Hoki: stone Buddha.
Artifacts found in area: stone lanterns?
Group Two: many stone carvings: Buddhas.
Group and individual stone Buddha
Harnessing a bullock.
Stone demon.
Small stone figures in niches.
Small shrine: altar, interior views.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Beppu, Usuki, Buddhist sculpture, Textiles, Museums
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