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  • Description

    Title reads: "DUKE OPENS MINT".

    Canberra, Australia.

    L/S the new mint. C/U crest above door. M/S Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) arriving for official opening. C/U pan ditto.

    Interior; the Duke walks into the mint. L/S ditto. L/S Duke starting coin press. Panning shot one of the presses. C/U new decimal coins going down chute. C/U presses coins coming through chute. M/S Duke inspecting coins. Pan L/S ditto. C/U coins coming through another chute.

    M/S Duke walking in the coin museum. C/U some of the coins. M/S Duke inspecting coins. C/U an 1809 "Holey Dollar". C/U ingot currency from the 19th Century. C/U two 1855 sovereigns. C/U box of new decimals coins which were presented to the Duke. C/U ditto.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55291
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1794.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:08:00 / 01:55:16:00
    Canister:
    65/19
    Sort Number:
    65/019
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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