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  • Short Summary

    A sneak preview of replicas of Egyptian artefacts for the British Empire Exhibition.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "LUXOR AT WEMBLEY! Faithful replicas of wonders of Tut-ankh-Amen's Tomb, that will be seen at at the British Empire Exhibition".

    Interior of a workshop. M/S of a man in a white coat adding gold leaf to an Egyptian barge model with the help of an assistant. C/U of the gold leafer at work. M/S of another man in a white coat painting an ornate Egyptian barge. M/S of two men making a Roman-style chariot - one paints, the other carves a wheel. C/U of a throne, tilt up to show Egyptian style paintings on the back of the chair. C/U of the painting. C/U of the chair arms - they are carved like eagles.

    Note: Tutankhamen is spelt 'Tut-ankh-Amen' in the original title. AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    332.23
    Media URN:
    24260
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:13:00 / 01:41:19:00
    Canister:
    G 1063

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