• Short Summary

    Two artists in Soho make the latest trendy ornaments.

  • Description

    Soho, London.

    Potter's Studio where 2 artists are making the latest fashion in animal ornaments. C/U shots of two of the pottery animals - a bull and a hippopotamus. C/U shots of potter John Virando taking a lump of clay and throwing his next object which is a tortoise on the potter's wheel. The models are then put in a kiln by partner Philip Roberts. He takes some other ornaments out of the oven. C/U shots of Philip painting a rhinoceros. More shots of finished animals including large and small tortoises frogs and a boar. Lastly a pig which is also a vase and painted in primary colours and a bit avant garde.

    The name of the studio is Cleveland Pottery.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    43.14
    Media URN:
    2033
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:42:00 / 01:30:33:00
    Canister:
    CP 078

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