• Short Summary

    Silver cutlery is made by the seven members of the London Hand-Forged Spoon and Fork Makers Society.

  • Description

    London.

    C/U of silver knives, forks and spoons on a red velvet tray. We then see several shots of cutlery being made by hand in a small factory; the seven workers are the only members of the London Hand-Forged Spoon and Fork Makers Society. Men are seen hammering pieces of silver on anvils, pressing the desired style using a mould and filing the cutlery into shape.

    Note: there are notes on file which say the factory was C J Vander Ltd. Brief cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    429.16
    Media URN:
    4354
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:20:00 / 01:39:43:00
    Canister:
    CP 700

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