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  • Short Summary

    Ancient coins unearthed in Soviet village and taken to local museum.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    1800 year old gold coins found in Soviet Union (USSR, Russia).

    Various shots people gathered around trench dug in the middle of the street - this is the spot where an ancient pot full of coins was unearthed.

    Various shots of the coins being inspected by members of the Krasnodar Museum of Local Lore. Good CUs of the coins which are still in perfect condition.

    Date on dope sheet is May 1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2776.02
    Media URN:
    81622
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:12:00 / 01:01:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 3358 C

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