Tunisia 1967 Reel 12 of 52


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Film Id:F16-0303
Film Description:Reel 12 of 52
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 303 1967 Reel 12 Tunisia, Tunis. Mar. 8-9.

Arch of city gate.
Handcrafts for sale at a covered souk: jewelry, rugs, platters, purses.
Old guns for sale: firing mechanism (cu).
Bronze work for sale.
Chiseling design into bronze platter (8fps, cu).
Pounding silver inlay into bronze platter (cu).
Souk area: narrow street (see K*s notes on souks).
Wares: candy and nuts in baskets, tea services.
Embroidered wedding vests for men (cu).
Souk streets: view from elevation: note ventilation holes, a street under construction.
Houses, yards.
Minarets (distant)
Five decorated tiles (cu).
Wooden door with rail design.
Grille window.
Fish market: octopus for sale (cu).
Plucking live chickens.
Vegetable and flower markets (vivid cu of flowers).
Narrow souk streets.
Metal ware for sale: tea services, platters, pans, buckets.
Top of minaret (150 mm).
People (some underexposed).
Knife sharpener: portable foot-treadle grindstone.
Tea "garden".
Whisk brooms.
Heavy load carried on back in characteristic manner.
Mosque exterior: round domes.
Mosque dome interior.
Second hand clothes section.
Ships at dock at fish market.
Nomads filling variously shaped vessels at well: native clothing.
Small roadside vegetable market.
Nomadic women at ease (several cu).
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Souk, Mosques, Tunis, Marketplaces
Tags: Marketplaces | Mosques | Souk | Tunis
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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