• Short Summary

    New Sultan is crowned in ceremony at Johore Bahru in Malaya.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Coronation of a Sultan.

    Johore Bahru, Malaya.

    M/S elephant tusk archway in tree lined avenue with crown on top of arch. C/U crown. L/S Guard of Honour in forecourt of Istana Besar where the crowning ceremony is to take place. L/S interior of the Istana Besar. Two men each carry a crown on a cushion. C/U. Sultana's crown. M/S Sultan's crown and sword of State. M/S of the Sultan and Sultana taking their seats. M/S of the Mentri Besar of Johore (Prime Minister) paying homage to the Sultan and Sultana. M/S guests with the Sultan of Brunei on the right. M/S as Sultan receives Sword of State. C/U Sultan's daughter. Various shots of Sultan being crowned. M/S officials. M/S as Sultana is crowned. Various shots of guests. M/S Sultan and Sultana walking towards camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1666.31
    Media URN:
    52394
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:43:00 / 01:47:46:00
    Canister:
    60/17

Comments (1)

  1. raziffyusof says

    Hi,
    we are a production house based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and interested in purchasing some footages in your collection. specifically on film id 1666.31 for broadcast purposes.
    we would like to know more on the procedures and processes that we need go through and terms of payment

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    Raziff Yusof

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