• Short Summary

    Maharaja Jagajit Singh celebrates his 60th anniversary as ruler of Kapurthala.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Diamond Jubilee of Maharaja of Kapurthala".

    Kapurthala, India.

    Various shots of the Maharaja Jagajit Singh inspecting his troops on his 60th anniversary as ruler of this area in the Punjab. The Maharaja then sits under a canopy with his 4-year-old grandson and is weighed on a huge scale against pieces of gold - gifts from his people. Crowds of people watch a procession with highly decorated elephants carrying the Maharaja and his entourage along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    955.49
    Media URN:
    16344
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:43:00 / 01:39:55:00
    Canister:
    38/17

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