• Short Summary

    Nose piercing in London - a new beauty spot.

  • Description

    London.

    MS. Man and woman entering picture, they both sit down by dressing table. MS. Man looking at girl's face, he puts cotton wool to side of her nose and wipes nose with it. MS. Man wiping side of nose. CU. Small bottle with wick burning. Man holds needle over flames. MS. Man putting needle up to side of girl's nose to pierce it. CU. Table, man picks up small diamond pin. CU. Inserted diamond pin into side if girl's nose. CU. Girl's face, man pushing diamond pin in nose securely. MS. Man giving girl mirror. CU. Girl's face. MS. Girl looking in mirror. Man and girl get up and walks out of picture.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1345.04
    Media URN:
    44364
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:15:00 / 01:06:04:00
    Canister:
    NP 489

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    This ID has the wrong piece of film - its supposed to be about a nose-piercing, but what's shown is a stuntwoman with a dog biting her arm.

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  2. British Pathé says

    That is odd! We'll see what we can do about that.

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