Japan 1965 Reel 20 of 40

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:44

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