• Short Summary

    Some of the vast array of presents sent to Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip are shown.

  • Description

    St. James' Palace, London. Royal wedding presents on view at St James Palace.

    MS CU Various shots of the assortment of gifts received by Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

    Furniture, including a Singer sewing machine and refrigerator, china, including gift from French Premier and government, a silver dressing table set from the diplomatic corps., glassware, including set of glasses from President Benes of Czechoslovakia and a vase from President Harry Truman of the United States of America (USA). Jewellery, including necklace from the people of Burma, a diamond and ruby necklace from King George VI and Queen Elizabeth together with a string of pearls, a diamond tiara, bracelets and brooch from Queen Mary. Princess Margaret gave a picnic basket.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1199.11
    Media URN:
    41471
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/11/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:53:00 / 01:14:34:00
    Canister:
    47/93

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