• Short Summary

    A look at the collections of clocks, pipes, and firearms at the British museum. London.

  • Description

    Collections.

    British Museum, London.

    M/S of income tax form, a foot wearing a sock with holes in and a man and woman kissing, he upsets her and she storms off. M/S of razor blades. Various shots of stamps in book, cigarette cards, and cards with planes, ships, etc. on them. A man (Joe Noble ?) Pathe's "tame reporter" sits behind a desk and talks about museum collections. M/S as camera focuses on pub door, but eventually arrives at the British museum, good exterior shots. Various shots of their collection of pipes from Red Indian to opium pipes. Various shots of clock and firearm collection. M/S of three batteries.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1542.27
    Media URN:
    49612
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:33:00 / 01:53:25:00
    Canister:
    NSP 311

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