• Short Summary

    Preparations are being made to weigh the Aga Khan and pay over his weight in diamonds.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Bombay, India. Voiceovered item.

    Preparations for the "Weighing In" of Aga Khan (Sir Mahomed Shah) against his weight in diamonds in Bombay, India. Still of drawing of the elaborate scales. Good shot of the Begum Khan with her husband, the Aga Khan. We see them looking at the diagram and examining the diamonds.

    Possibly connected with 46/21 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1534.32
    Media URN:
    60091
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:38:00 / 01:40:11:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 081 I

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