Thailand 1957 Reel 21 of 44


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Film Id:F16-0125
Film Description:Reel 21 of 44
Unedited travelogue
Chieng Mai


Cat. Reel 125 1957: Reel 21: Thailand. April 7-9. Chiang Mai.
Cremation procession.
Shrine which was burnt for a monk.
Rope making by machine.
Wooden gears of machine.
Making silver vessel - several operations.
Woman weaving basketry for boxes. (cu).
Making shellac boxes.
Man carving wooden elephant.
Casting molten metal.
"Walk around pottery" (potter walks around it while making it).
A pole and counterweight derrick.
Dance of two women with knives.
Procession of crowd with flower-shrines.
Wax Buddha (lost wax process).
Bamboo bellows.
Cupola for bronze.
Spindle pottery-making, (dark).
Mats being woven by hand. (dark).
Tile making. (dark).
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Funerary rites, Ceramics, Pottery, Chiang Mai, Lost wax bronze casting
Tags: Ceramics | Chiang Mai | Funerary rites | Lost wax bronze casting | Pottery
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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