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Mikronesier (Gilbert-Inseln, Nonouti) - Anfertigen eines Kopfschmuckes

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Formal Metadata

Title Mikronesier (Gilbert-Inseln, Nonouti) - Anfertigen eines Kopfschmuckes
Alternative Title Micronesians (Gilbert Islands, Nonuti) - Making a Headdress
Author Koch, Gerd
License No Open Access License:
German copyright law applies. This film may be used for your own use but it may not be distributed via the internet or passed on to external parties.
DOI 10.3203/IWF/E-824
IWF Signature E 824
Publisher IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date 1965
Language Silent film
Producer Koch, Gerd
Production Year 1964

Technical Metadata

IWF Technical Data Film, 16 mm, 89 m ; SW, 8 1/2 min

Content Metadata

Subject Area Ethnology
Abstract Am Strand von Routa sammelt eine Frau Schneckengehäuse, durchbohrt sie mit einer Nadel und näht sie in zwei Reihen mit einer selbstgedrillten Kokosfaserschnur auf ein Flechtband aus Pandanusblatt. Sie verknotet die Enden und setzt sich den fertigen Kopfschmuck auf.
Shows the work involved as a woman from the atoll Nonouti creates a headband. The band itself is plaited from pandanus leaves and is decorated with two rows of small snail shells strung together with coconut fiber cord.
Keywords Mikronesier
Stoffmusterung, Stoffverzierung
Schmuck / Herstellen
Bohren, Bohrer
drilling, drill
jewellery / production
snail shells
cloth ornamentation

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