• Short Summary

    Model figures and toy soldiers go under auction in London.

  • Description

    No title - Auction of lead model figures and toy soldiers. London.

    C/U lead models showing part of Coronation procession. Camera zooms out. Top shot pan showing procession, Coronation coach. C/U coach. C/U Foot Guards. C/U of horse falling on ground. Zoom out to set the scene of the Battle of Hastings. C/U soldier with lance on horseback. C/U as King Harold holds axe aloft. M/S another soldier on horseback with lance. C/U figures with bows and arrows. M/S war in desert with chariots in picture. C/U chariot.

    C/U and M/S pan showing soldiers in boxes on table ready for auction. M/S showing people looking at boxes of soldiers. M/S in auction room, a man holds a tray with chariot and other figures on it ready for auction. C/U chariot. M/S public bidding, a man raises his hand to make bid. L/S showing the bidders and the auctioneer in background. C/U as man in foreground makes bid. M/S auctioneer. He knocks lot down. M/S as the auctioneer points to the buyer. C/U small figure in hunting costume. C/U dogs. M/S hunting scene.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:35:00 / 01:56:39:00

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