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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the crown jewels being displayed by keepers of the Tower of London

  • Description

    London. 1937?

    Various CUs of British Crown jewels including two crowns, possibly St. Edward's crown and the Imperial Crown. A guard holds the sword of state. CU as the blade is removed from the scabbard. MS of three coronation rings. CU orb. CU eagle shaped gold ampular to hold the oil for the anointing. CU mace. MS and CU chalices. Two shots of keepers displaying a large sword and probably a mace.

    Note: These appear to be offcuts, out-takes, rushes for story "The Crown Jewels" 67/55.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2421.12
    Media URN:
    76662
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1937
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:45:00 / 01:45:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 1910 A

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