Iran 1963 Reel 13 of 25
|Film Description||Reel 13 of 25
ShotlistCat. Reel 239 1963: Reel 13: Iran. Shiraz. April 16-18.
Triangular flower bed at Hafez’s tomb.
Tomb: canopied stone pillars.
Tomb mosaics: ceiling, wall.
Red rose. Garden paths. Pond.
Dome of Vakil Mosque (250 years old). Mosaics.
Mosque; Pillars, facade.
Prayer discs: protect forehead while praying. Stone carving. Mosaic tile
Vakil Bazaar: street under long arched roof.
Fabrics for sale.
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque:
Detailed mosaics. Entrance-ways.
Making large copper vessel: cold hammering. Bazaar scenes.
Tinning a copper dish by hand over a fire.
Bazaar, metals section.
Skin water vessel on tripod.
Roof construction at Bazaar: makeshift.
Looms for making loops.
Throw-weight loom for weaving reed lattice.
Qavami House (150 years old): note mirror mosaic, decoration (mcu)
|Film Creator||Watson Kintner|
|Topics||Shiraz, Bazaars, Hafez tomb|
|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 firstname.lastname@example.org.|