• Short Summary

    Hundreds of Egyptian workers clean sand away from the base of the Sphinx.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Egypt. Cleaning up the Sphinx. Hundreds of natives give famous monument its annual 'eve of the tourist season' overhaul."

    Egypt.

    Great shots of Egyptian workers working on the Sphinx. The head of the great statue is covered with wooden scaffolding. Sand is cleared from around the base of the Sphinx.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    873.19
    Media URN:
    12805
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:58:00 / 01:28:51:00
    Canister:
    31/97

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