N°06298
Element Schemenlaufen, the carnival of Imst, Austria (Austria)
Inscribed in 2012 (7.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title as submitted EN: The main figures - 'Roller' and his counterpart 'Scheller' - dance together. The former wears a shiny silver headdress and lederhosen with up to forty bells tied around his hips. He holds a 'Pemsl', a type of brush made out of wood chips.