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  • Description

    A "Hallé" creation inspired by the Middle Ages is modelled.

    A chinchilla collared cloak is then presented to the camera. There is a C/U of the sequinned pattern on a dress. Another cloak has a collar made from Thibet fur, which, an intertitle informs us is: "a very distant and aristocratic relative of - hush! - goat".

    The two models and their male companions sit together in a room beyond two curtains. They all chat with each other. A white chiffon velvet "Cameo" frock is modelled. It is so called because the skirt of the dress features appliquéd cameos (pretty hideous!). A gentleman give the lady her cape and she wraps herself up in it as they walk out together.

    Nice for illustrating the rather "over the top" extreme end of early 1920s fashion.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    14733
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    856.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:29:00 / 01:34:00:00
    Canister:
    EP 062
    Sort Number:
    EP 062
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    EVE - Fashion Items Jazz Age Fashion
  • Stills

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