Südostarabien, Ost-Dhofar - Gewinnung von Weihrauch-Harz

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Südostarabien, Ost-Dhofar - Gewinnung von Weihrauch-Harz
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Southeast Arabia, East Dhofar - Collecting Frankincense
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E 2527
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Silent film
Jörg Janzen (Göttingen)
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Film, 16 mm, 71 m ; F, 6 1/2 min

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Im Küstengebirge, dem Standort der Weihrauchbäume, zeigt eine Sammlerin an einem Weihrauchbaum alle Arbeitsgänge der Harzgewinnung mit Hilfe von Schaber und Sammelkorb (Schabetechnik, verschiedene Harzqualitäten, Art der Aufbewahrung).
From the plane an escarpment wooded with frankincense trees and after that the settlement of Hasik at Khuriya Muriya Bay can be seen. A woman frankincense collector is demonstrating all the different phases of gum collection while collecting gum from frankincense tree. She is using a special scraper and a collecting basket. The special technique used in scraping, the different gum qualities, and the way the gum is stored are presented.
Keywords Weihrauchbaum Weihrauchharzgewinnung Harzgewinnung Sammelwirtschaft Duftstoffe, Räucherwerk incense gathering collecting of gum collecting of frankincense frankincense trees Encyclopaedia Cinematographica

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