• Short Summary

    A competition run by De Beers diamond company shows off different engagement rings.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Competition For Ring Design".

    London.

    GV Burlington Arcade with young couple looking in jewellers window. CU Tray of rings in window. CU Window. Pan up to sign "The Ring Room". LV Couple with salesman looking at rings. CU ditto.

    Various shots of jewellery designer Gillian Packard at work. Various shots of rings being made and diamonds being polished.

    Various shots of rings on show after competition run by De Beers. Various shots of the winners (who include Paul Podolsky) and their designs.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1755.22
    Media URN:
    54356
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1964
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:46:00 / 01:47:00:00
    Canister:
    64/31

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "De Beres" should read De Beers.

    Amongst the winners shown is, at 01:00, jewellery designer Paul Podolsky.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Great. Thanks.

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