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  • Description

    Vatican, Rome (Italy).

    LV. Towards, Pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli) being borne on the sedia gestitoria into the floodlit portico of the basilica. CU. Pan, pope seated on palanquin. LV. Cardinals waiting. LS. Back view, Pope walking towards Holy Door. SCU. Pan, Pope enters Holy Door. LV. Pope and procession entering basilica. SV. Cardinals looking on. LV. Cardinals kissing Pope's ring, & SV. SV. Cardinals watching. SV. Pope walking through Holy Door. SV. Guards looking on. SV. Pope at table containing bricks, they are to be used in ceremonial sealing of Holy Door to mark the end of the Holy Year. He places incense in burner and assistant removes mitre. Pope blesses the bricks. SV. Hand putting mortar on trowel. SCU. Pope laying golden brick. MS. Back view, Pope laying bricks. CU. Golden Brick near casket. SV. Canvas replica of Holy Door being placed in position. SV. Pope giving blessing.

    (F.G.) (Orig. D.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47106
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1435.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:21:00 / 01:01:41:00
    Canister:
    51/2
    Sort Number:
    51/002
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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