"Ancient Earth" Silent, outtakes (1940)


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Film Id:F16-4014
Film Description:Completed Film
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(Silent version of F16-4015, F16-4016, & F16-4017)
a.k.a. "Ancient Earth Scraps" (outtakes and raw footage from "Ancient Earth: Making History Everlasting"


"Ancient Earth Scraps" (outtakes and raw footage from "Ancient Earth: Making History Everlasting"

Osman Hamdi Bey painting
Conservators at work [Paul Casci Conservator]
Mediterranean Galleries
The entrance to the University Museum in 1940
Artifact transport
The Film Storage Room (funded by ERF Johnson, state of the art at its time)
Artifact transport
The Ram in the Thicket from Ur placed in a display case
Various artifacts
Dusting off remains from Tepe Hissar, "The warrior"
Artifact transport, elevator arrives on gallery floor
A Tell or butte, archaeological site, location unidentified
Cuneiform transcription
Artifacts and human skulls
A delivery van arrives at the loading dock with crated artifacts
Pan across a photo of an archaeological site
Placing necklaces in a display case
Library books on shelf
Librarian pulls a book
An illustration from the expedition record shows the placement of the burial remains and artifacts from Tepe Hissar, "The warrior"
Video Category:Educational
Topics:University Museum, Tepe Hissar, Iran, Iraq, Archaeological fieldwork, Ram in the Thicket, Ur, Hamdi Bey, Osman, Paul Casci
Tags: Archaeological fieldwork | Hamdi Bey, Osman | Iran | Iraq | Osman | Ram in the Thicket | Tepe Hissar | University Museum | Ur
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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