|Film Description:||Reel 13 of 24|
ShotlistReel 13 of 24
1955: Reel 13: Kashmir. August 16-17 Srinagar.
Gardens; people and carpet in garden.
A lake: Note bridge in distance [ws].
Gardens and mountains.
Red stone-carved buildings.
Fruit for sale: lunch counter.
Boats and house boats.
Woman collecting grass from a floating island.
House boats, note steps or ladders.
Carrying stones on shoulder.
Making; rope by hand.
Note: porch on house boat, above ridge pole.
Many multi-storied buildings.
Red [Ganesh] shrine; various scenes.
Groups of people. Note: long beard, [mws]
Six or seven-storied wooden buildings.
Loading split logs on boat.
Sugar/honey. (Note bees.)
Several views of narrow streets.
Painting a pot or a vase, [cu]
Decorating a cylinder.
Decorating a pot. (Note brush's sharpness) [cu]
Several views of zardari embroidery, including 'gold' thread,
Locks between two lakes; difference in water level of 2-1/2 to 3 feet,
Canoe with bags of grass.
Cutting a stone dish with chisel.
A grain-grinding hand mill.
Water jugs on head.
Grass growing in roof of cottage.
Scales for vendors
Line of children.
Several large clay storage vessels and ruins of Awantipura site, 800 years old.
Farm house showing how things are stored.
Two ladies pounding grain.
Two girls with earrings of silver,[cu]
Groups at pottery village.
Potter's wheel, stick propelled.
View showing pivot and recess in wheel.
Making medium large pots; paddling the clay.
Kiln and furnace section.
Potter using paddles.
Details of a spinning machine, [cu]
Storage in a home.
Sadhu smoking marijuana.
Small reed mat.
Fakir/machine man. (Note:"bump" on head) [cu]
Fish in tank/lake.
Lunchtime for a row of men.
Cooking in fat.
|Film Creator:||Watson Kintner|
|Topics:||Kashmir, Srinagar, Awantipora, Archaeological sites, Ruins, Antiquities, Sikh people, Shaivites|
|Tags:||Antiquities | Archaeological sites | Awantipora | Kashmir | Ruins | Shaivites | Sikh people | Srinagar|
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