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  • Short Summary

    Marziano II, self-proclaimed heir of the Roman Oriental Empire performs a knighthood ceremony on Duke di Campagna

  • Description

    Rome, Italy

    MARZIANO II, SELF-PROCLAIMED HEIR OF THE ROMAN ORIENTAL EMPIRE (EMPEROR OF CONSTANTINOPLE)

    MS. Marziano II, Theodore, Constantine (offspring of the Lascaris family) walking out of building. MS. He walks along street (2 shots) SCU. He buys paper at bookstall (
    2 shots) MS. Marziano seated on throne listening to proclamation conferring a knighthood on the Duke Pironti Di Campagna is read (2 shots). CU Seated on throne. GV. Ceremony with the Duke di Campagna having cloak put round him as he kneels before Marziano. MS. Marziano preparing to put sash on the Duke. MS. Marziano placing sash over Duke. LS. MS. He knight him with a sword (2 shots). SCU. Marziano speaking. MS. He kisses the Duke. CU. Marziano's crown. LB. The Duke is congratulated by others then kneels before Marziano again.

    (Mute. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2543.23
    Media URN:
    68423
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:35:00 / 01:46:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 2332 G

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