Unissued / unused material.
Italian newsreel item.
Title reads: "Una casa de tempi di Romolo sul Palatino".
New archaeological discoveries in Rome - remains of huts dating back to foundation of city. Italy.
L/S the Palantine in the archaeological zone of Rome. M/S Roman era cobble stones. L/S two people walking over the stones. M/S same two people walking with modern Rome visible in background. Various shots remains of the Imperial Palace. M/S US soldier looking at Tito's arch. L/S remains of Imperial Palace, modern Rome in background, pan up to Tito's arch. More shots remains of the Imperial Palace. M/S garden and entrance to the three huts. C/U hole bored in the stone to hold the central and perimeter stones. C/U model of one of the huts. M/S garden of one of the huts. Panning shot of the remains of the Palace, Rome visible in background.
Date given on old record is 13/12/1948.