• Short Summary

    Footage of the new Monarch of Malaya being crowned.

  • Description

    Monarch Installed. Malaya.

    L/S Pan, H.M.Yang Di-Pertuan Agong leaving his car on arrival at the saluting base. L/S Guard of Honour, the Royal Federation of Malayan Police saluting. L/S H.M.saluting. L/S Interior audience seated in the Balai Rong Seri (Installation Hall). C/U Prime Minister of Malaya, Tunku Abdel Rahman seated. L/S Umbrella bearers. L/S Their Majesties mounting dais to sit on thrones.

    L/S Prime Minister reading Proclamation. L/S Commonwealth High Commissioners seated in audience. C/U Grand Chamberlain carries the Kris of State up the steps towards His Majesty. C/U Kris of State. L/S H.M.steps forward and takes the Kris then steps back. L/S Prime Minister of Malaya and Singapore standing in audience. L/S As His Majesty the sword from its scabbard puts it to his mouth and kisses it, then replaces it in its scabbard. C/U Sultan of Pahang listening. C/U His Majesty addressing the audience.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1706.06
    Media URN:
    53019
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:06:00 / 01:09:13:00
    Canister:
    61/5

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