Swiss Watch For Honeymooners 1947

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Switzerland. Wristwatch gift for Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) from the Swiss Government.

    MS Several workmen making parts for the watch at their benches.

    CU a jeweller working on the bracelet.

    CU the bracelet.

    CU Head shot of a worker with a magnifier fixed to his forehead.

    CU the internal parts of the watch laid on a table.

    CU the watch being assembled with tweezers.

    CU Back and front views of the watch.

    CU the watch laid across a hand and being placed in its case.

    Possibly connected with 47/92 - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    59599
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1514.21
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:36:00 / 01:26:23:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 014 J
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 014 J
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