Logo TIB AV-Portal Logo TIB AV-Portal

Südostarabien, Ost-Dhofar - Gewinnung von Weihrauch-Harz

Video thumbnail
This film is subject to licensing restrictions. Please log in to be able to view more detailed information, if applicable.
Access to this film will be activated by our team within the next few days and sent as a link to your e-mail address.
Error: Due to technical reasons the request for temporary online access could not be made. Please try again later.
Video in TIB AV-Portal: Südostarabien, Ost-Dhofar - Gewinnung von Weihrauch-Harz

Formal Metadata

Südostarabien, Ost-Dhofar - Gewinnung von Weihrauch-Harz
Alternative Title
Southeast Arabia, East Dhofar - Collecting Frankincense
CC Attribution - NonCommercial - NoDerivatives 3.0 Germany:
You are free to use, copy, distribute and transmit the work or content in unchanged form for any legal and non-commercial purpose as long as the work is attributed to the author in the manner specified by the author or licensor.
IWF Signature
E 2527
Release Date
Silent film
Jörg Janzen (Göttingen)
Production Year

Technical Metadata

IWF Technical Data
Film, 16 mm, 71 m ; F, 6 1/2 min

Content Metadata

Subject Area
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
IWF Classification Pflanzliche Produkte Sammelwirtschaft Umweltwissenschaft/Ökologie Agrar- und Forstwissenschaft Biologie Asien Oman Nahrungsmittel, Nutzpflanzenkunde Ökologie (Botanik) Botanik Ethnologie/Kulturanthropologie Sammeln Wildbeuter Wirtschaft (Ethnologie) Kulturwissenschaften botany Asia Oman biology cultural studies ethnology/cultural anthropology economy game hunters gathering (ethnology) environmental sciences/ecology ecology (botany) food production, crop science

Related Material

The following resource is accompanying material for the video