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    Ivory Tusks. Part of OUT OF THE WAY issue.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of herd of elephants on African plains.

    Various shots of warehouse full of elephant tusks. We some men measuring the large tusks.

    The ivory from the tusks in used in a factory in the UK. Various shots of factory workers sawing, sanding and polishing tusks. Various shots of ivory brushes being made by hand. We see the ivory being used to back mirrors and to make fine toothed comb.

    Various shots of glamorous woman brushing her hair with ivory brush.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42197
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1250.40
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:22:00 / 01:57:19:00
    Canister:
    NSP 102
    Sort Number:
    NSP 102
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    ivory tusks ivory
  • Stills

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

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