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Nepal 1957 Reel 2 of 44


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Film Id:F16-0106
Film Description:Reel 2 of 44
Unedited travelogue
Katmandu region

Cat. Reel 106 1957: Reel 2: Nepal. February 16-17. Around Kathmandu.

Holy man.
Monkeys visiting pipe.
Digging clay for bricks.
Kiln.
Cremation.
Stone-breaking yard.
Holy man.
Shrine.
Cooking.
Pottery; formed from inside.
Holy man and shrine.
Boys ceremony.
Holy man and shrine.
Temple.
Stone hammerers.
Portable shrine. Painting and temple.
Very nice many-armed wood carving.
Temple.
Weaving.
Girls' ceremony.
Pottery.
Portable shrine: black.
Cremation and white skull - (round white object is skull which dropped
as body was "stirred up" to hasten burning).
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Kathmandu, Nepal, Funerary rites
Tags: Funerary rites | Kathmandu (Nepal) | Nepal
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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