Various shots of the opening ceremony of an exhibition at British Museum in London where the English public will be able to see for the first time the Dead Sea Scrolls. The exhibition also includes maps and photographs to explain the significance of the scrolls. Various shots of people studying photographs showing the finding of the scrolls. Examples of pottery found at the same location and of a similar periods. Photographs showing how the scrolls are preserved and studied and also looking at the scrolls themselves. MS . Zoom to close up shots of Dead Sea Scrolls in their display case.
Date found in the old record - 01/12/1965.