• Short Summary

    New findings at Herculaneum, Roman town buried in Vesuvius eruption.

  • Description

    Italy.

    Some extraordinary items were found at Herculaneum, ancient Roman town buried in Vesuvius eruption. TV. Overlooking the excavated site of the city of Herculaneum. GV. Showing an avenue with columns down the right hand side. SV. & CU. Italian girl admiring carved table leg. GV. Italian man and woman looking at what was a kitchen, on part of the site. SCU. The girl looks down into one of the urn-like constructions. GV. Showing two girls climbing onto fountain in what used to be public square.

    (F.G.) (Orig.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    649.05
    Media URN:
    32722
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:27:00 / 01:04:57:00
    Canister:
    57/32

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