• Short Summary

    An item showing that cosmetics go back as far as ancient Egypt and Greece.

  • Description

    Cosmetics.

    C/U of a lady putting on her lipstick, another applies eyeshadow. Various shots of a model dressed as a woman from ancient Egypt. C/U of her make up, M/S diagram of what a cosmetic box might have looked like in 1400 B.C. Various shots as a Grecian lady applies her make-up compared with the modern day girl.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1540.13
    Media URN:
    49555
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:40:00 / 01:24:07:00
    Canister:
    NSP 302

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