India 1959 Reel 18 of 31
|Film Description||Reel 18 of 31
ShotlistReel 18 of 31
Cat. Reel 167. 1959: Reel 18: India. Tanjore, Thanjavur,Trichinopoly, Madurai, Kumbakonam.
Metal work-high quality.
Making musical instruments (stringed).
Making artificial flower from pith wood (*see K's note).
Elegant crewel work.
Model of a temple with figurines.
Men threshing grain.
Making metal jar: cold slam process.
Shoeing an ox.
Lost wax casting process.
Men on raft in river.
Cigar factory: note use of toe in wrapping tobacco leaves.
View of city from a tower.
Temple: interior and exterior.
Leather hide factory.
Bow drill (underexposed).
Children in narrow street.
Grindstone for food.
Weaving: long warp on sidewalk.
|Film Creator||Watson Kintner|
|Topics||Lost wax bronze casting, Weaving, Ceramics, Tanjore, Thanjavor, Tiruchirapalli, Madurai|
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