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  • Short Summary

    Citizens of Mombasa pay homage to Allah at ceremony of "hasen hosen." Kenya.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Ensuring a place in paradise. Mohammedan devotees pay homage to Allah at the religious ceremony of "hasen hosen". Mombasa, Kenya.

    L/S of carriage riding down the street, it has a huge ornate tower on it. M/S of man blowing a bugle in a crowd. M/S of two ornate carriages, M/S as one stops. M/S of men dressed up as demons (?) dancing around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    818.17
    Media URN:
    18860
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:06:00 / 01:43:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1689

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