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  • Short Summary

    Various shots in Jaipur during the Hindu festival of Dussera, with a street procession and shots of the Maharajah receiving traditional offerings from his subjects.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

    MS. Two elephants in procession through the streets, part of the Hindu festival of Dussera.
    MS. CU. The Maharajah of Jaipur (Raj-pramukh of Greater Rajasthan) receiving offerings from his subjects in one of the palace rooms. CU The smiling Maharajah receiving offerings. LS. Back view people walking in corridor of City Palace. MS Back view, Maharajah receiving offerings. LS. Unsaddled horses in the courtyard after polo match. LS. High shot, colourful procession of elephants and palanquins, through streets. LS. High shot, train of mounted camels in procession.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 11/10/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2519.05
    Media URN:
    67984
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:00:00 / 01:05:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 2183 D

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