• Short Summary

    A man carves a pipe from a piece of meerschaum.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Merely meerschaum".

    Location of events unknown - France?

    Several shots of a man, Monsieur Raoul, carving a piece of meerschaum, a substance similar to chalk, into a pipe shape. He carves the pipe by hand in his workshop.

    Shot of the finished pipe being put into a box. Brief shot of other meerschaum pipes - some with detailed heads for the bowls.

    Sound cuts out a few seconds before end of story. Film ends rather abruptly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1620.30
    Media URN:
    51785
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:59:00 / 01:50:37:00
    Canister:
    PSP 819

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