• Short Summary

    Egyptians at new excavation of unknown Sphinx, articles at Cairo museum.

  • Description

    Karnak, Egypt.

    LS. Workmen walking to and fro to the Karnak temple. MS. Elevated archaeologists round a newly excavated unknown Sphinx. MS. People raking away earth from around Sphinx. CU. Man scraping earth away from Sphinx. MS. The mummy of a priest - 4000 years old - is carried out. MS. The mummy lying on ground LS. Exterior view of a museum in Cairo. MS. Two women walking among the show cases. CU. Horse ornament in show case. CU. Pan up a perfume container of alabaster dating from 1300 B.C. CU. The golden throne of King Tutankhamun (Tuthankamen). SCU. Gold life-size figures ( 2 shots.) CU. MS. People handling the treasures ( 3 shots) SCU. Head of Sphinx CU. Head of Sphinx.

    (Comb. Dupe Neg.)

    Note: German commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2489.15
    Media URN:
    67735
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:35:00 / 01:47:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 2130 D

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