Weaving The Queen's Coronation Robe 1952

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    Braintree, Essex. The velvet for Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation robe is being woven by Warner & Sons Ltd.

    SV.SCU. Silk being dyed. CU. Operator dyeing. SV.CU. Dyed silk being wound on quills. LV. Silk being wound. CU. Girl winder. SCU. Silk being wound. LV. Miss Lilly Lee at her loom. SV. Shuttle being passed back and forth. SV. Mrs. Hilda Calver at her loom. CU. Warp threads parting. CU. Foot bars being operated. CU. Cutting weft for pile. Women holding finished velvet.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    27736
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    44.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:26:00 / 01:29:07:00
    Canister:
    52/95
    Sort Number:
    52/095
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