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  • Short Summary

    Pope John XXIII blesses wax discs with images of lamb of God and saints on.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Pope John XXIII (formerly Cardinal Roncalli) blessing "Agnus Dei" (lamb of God) on his 78th birthday, Vatican City, Rome, Italy.

    Various shots of Pope blessing wax discs bearing images of lamb with cross on one side and saint on the other (these are known as Agnus Dei, Lamb of God). Various shots of Pope giving blessings.

    Date on dope sheet is 26/11/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2758.16
    Media URN:
    81278
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:41:00 / 01:40:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 3290 B

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