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  • Short Summary

    Ban on graven images is lifted in Turkey and statue of Gazi Pasha is unveiled.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ancient religious ban on 'graven images' ends, as first statue (to Gazi Pasha) to be erected in Turkey, in unveiled".

    Istanbul (on title as Stamboul) (formerly Constantinople), Turkey.

    M/S, looking over heads of crowd, of man reading speech in front of veiled statue. L/S of statue of a man in modern dress - Gazi Pasha - revealed as statue is unveiled ceremoniously. Low angled M/S of statue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    648.14
    Media URN:
    26328
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:48:00 / 01:52:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1342

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