• Short Summary

    Craftsmen work to make a replica of Coronation Chair from Westminster Abbey.

  • Description

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    Sketch of the Coronation Chair from Westminster Abbey.

    Shots of workmen in Mr Offord's workshop where full size replica's of the chair are being made. Various shots of men chiselling and planing wood.

    Shots of a craftsman making models of the Herald Lions for the chair. He is working in clay and wax. CU as he smokes a cigarette.

    A replica of the Stone of Scone is even fitted into place to complete the look.

    Shots of replicas of the words scratched into the chair by Westminster schoolboys.

    Various shots of the replica chair.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1234.18
    Media URN:
    41878
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:58:00 / 01:24:24:00
    Canister:
    NSP 49

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