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Japan 1965 Reel 20 of 40


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Film Id:F16-0271
Film Description:Reel 20 of 40
Unedited travelogue
Ikuchijima Island
Yamato Shrine

Cat. Reel 271 1965: Reel 20: Japan, Apr. 29-May 1. Okayama; Tano; Takahashi

Carved wood (Yamato Shrine) (underexposed).
Carved animal.
Farm scene: house on mound inside high wall (ws)
Water wheel (no water) (cu).
Farm house garden.
Unusual stone lantern.
Stone objects: lantern bases?
Small wooden shrine (cu).
Stone lantern: unique "toed in" legs.
Stone carved script on a stone embedded in rock.
Demon image: head (cu)
Kibi Archaeological Museum: clay vessels, sherds, cone piece with holes, etc.
Armor, helmet in museum: neck protectors on helmet.
Gold-decorated breast plate (cu)
Flexible armor: chain and wire.
Armor: probably a heart plate.
Clay horse, saddle (cu, out of focus).
Clay figure (cu).
Clay cylinder (under reconstruction).
Burial mound (designated a "National Treasure.").
Fishing Village at Tano:
Fishing pier.
Clay octopus pots.
Octopi: one clinging to a hand.
Fishing: large, spread net.
Ikuchijima Island - Main Hall (copied from Phoenix Hall in Uji):
Carved, many-winged bird.
Carved flowers.
Bronze post: decorated.
Buddha and shrine (underexposed).
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Okayama, Kurashiki, Hiroshima, Ikuchijima Island
Tags: Hiroshima | Ikuchijima Island | Kurashiki | Okayama
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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