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  • Short Summary

    Beads are made from wax and threaded onto string to make a necklace. Wax painting also demonstrated.

  • Description

    Making wax beads.

    C/U of a woman placing a small piece of sealing wax on a pin. She heats it over a flame and presses it into shape. Using different coloured wax she puts a pattern on the bead. The bead is cooled in a bowl of water. Several beads are threaded on to a string. A longer necklace previously prepared is shown to the camera. "Eve" puts the necklace on. Wax painting is demonstrated. Wax is dissolved in methylated spirits and applied with an ordinary paint brush to a small box. A range of items decorated with sealing wax are presented to the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    760.06
    Media URN:
    35338
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1922
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:01:00 / 01:22:01:00
    Canister:
    EP 018

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