Tunisia 1967 Reel 34 of 52


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Film Id:F16-0325
Film Description:Reel 34 of 52
Unedited travelogue
Bulla Regis


Cat. Reel 325, 1967: Reel 34: Tunisia. April 28-30. Carthage. Bulla Regia.

Punic tombs (for sacrifice of children): carved stone.
Six mosaics on floor: men, animals, fish (cu).
Wall mosaic of woman (Carthage museum) (cu, mcu).
Theater ruins.
Three half-relief marble statues (Carthage museum).
Punic water jugs. Catapult balls (museum).
Stone grain mill.
Catapult balls.
Antonius Bath (pan shot).
Broken column; large diameter.
Antonius bath: general views.
Large carved capital.
Arch construction.
Cistern (at Carthage): Note arch ( one cu).
Lion pens (Bulla Regia).
Wide Roman street.
Column socket.
Roman bath: high wall, sun-god symbol on keystone (cu).
Flat double arch. Bath wall.
Flat arch, nearby fallen.
Wall of bath: one column for two arches.
Temple: Eight stubs of columns: bath in background.
Theater: side entrance, seats, balustrade, steps, entrance, etc.
(pan shot).
Stage: side view: alcoves in front of stage.
Balustrade wall, (cu).
Post hole: live snails.
Rope hole: probably for awning.
Hole: possibly hitching post. (cu).
Theater: rear, one entrance.
Chariot wheel tracks.
Curved corridor under seats.
Stone projection to protect wall from chariot wheels.
Seats: pan across area.
Stone mortar in Roman Villa.
Broken mortar.
Hollow cylinder: mortar (?).
Excavation for underground home.
Large oil mill, Grain mill.
Underground home: note decorated capital.
Tile floor.
Base of column. Mosaic. Capital for underground garden (pan).
Corridor mosaic floor.
Mosaic floor (cu).
Mosaic floors: underground.
Columns (pan to sky.).
Underground home: Five holes for fountain water.
Mosaic of fish: note teeth, (cu).
Corridor. Rooms. Toilet (some dark, out of focus).
Underground home: upper structure (Bulla Regia).
Village scenes: children playing.
An unmarked transition from Tunisia to Turkey occurs in the next
few scenes:
Harvesting wheat (en-route to Tunis): note stocking of wheat with pitchforks.
Women working in field.
Small caravan of camels, donkeys
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Punic antiquities, Roman antiquities, Carthage, Bulla Regia
Tags: Bulla Regia | Carthage | Punic antiquities | Roman antiquities
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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