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Nigeria 1959 Reel 31 of 31

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Film Id:F16-0180
Film Description:Reel 31 of 31
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 180 1959: Reel 31: Nigeria Zaria. Jos.

Tattooed girl.
Phallic shrines (fertility).
Firing straw kiln.
Pottery in the sun.
Village: wattle-and-daub huts (ws) .
Mounted entourage of important man.
Large crowd going to mosque.
Man on stilts.
Veiled men, many on horseback.
Street scenes.
Lavishly decorated horses.
Street scenes: possibly a festival.
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Zaria, Jos, Festivals, Mosques, Tattoos, Ceramics, Pottery, Stilt dancing, Spinning
Tags: Ceramics | Dancing | Festivals | Jos | Mosques | Pottery | Spinning | Tattoos | Zaria
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