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    London.

    M/S of man in laboratory coat entering safe containing essential oils. Inside safe, the man inspects perfume pastes and essential oils. M/S of man leaving safe. M/S of man entering laboratory. Various shots of man cutting paste and weighing small amounts on precision scales. The man places weighed amount on table. C/U of man inspecting paste. Various shots of man placing paste in grinding machine. C/U of grinding machine. Various shots of man chipping lump of whale's ambergris. C/U of man placing material in glass and adding liquid. Various shots of man pouring liquid through strainer. Various shots of woman taking finished perfume from churn and pouring it into small perfume bottle.

    L/S of woman carrying container to girl seated at table. C/U of girl at table filling perfume bottle with perfume. Various shots of girls on factory floor packing bottles of perfume. The ornamental bottles are placed in satin gift boxes.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34152
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1261.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:20:00 / 01:12:49:00
    Canister:
    NP 212
    Sort Number:
    NP 212
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Perfume NAME THIS Perfume and Perfume Making Whales_Long time ago laboratory EDEN DOC - Eau de Cologne Laboratories Laboratories 1940s Laboratories
  • Stills

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

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