Ancient Excavations 1957

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    Italy.

    Some extraordinary items were found at Herculaneum, ancient Roman town buried in Vesuvius eruption. TV. Overlooking the excavated site of the city of Herculaneum. GV. Showing an avenue with columns down the right hand side. SV. & CU. Italian girl admiring carved table leg. GV. Italian man and woman looking at what was a kitchen, on part of the site. SCU. The girl looks down into one of the urn-like constructions. GV. Showing two girls climbing onto fountain in what used to be public square.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32722
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    649.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:27:00 / 01:04:57:00
    Canister:
    57/32
    Sort Number:
    57/032
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    Travel & Exploration
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