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    Savage Combs. Part of CALLING ALL TARS issue.

    Pathe Studios, London.

    A collection of combs from around the world, from displays at the British Museum. Various C/Us of combs. They come from Borneo, Solomon Islands, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, the Congo, Surinam, Native American tribes and the East Indies. The combs are carved from wood, ivory and horn, some are decorated with gold and silver. A woman holds some of the combs up to the camera, others are displayed on plinths.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42208
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1248.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:09:00 / 01:18:30:00
    Canister:
    NSP 90
    Sort Number:
    NSP 090
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  • Stills

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

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