• Short Summary

    A sacred carpet is carried on a Moslem pilgrimage from Cairo to Mecca.

  • Description

    Cairo, Egypt.

    Various shots of a long procession moving through Cairo on a pilgrimage to Mecca. The caravan carries a carpet to cover the sacred shrine of all Moslems as well as grain and money gifts for the Arab poor. Crowds of people watch the procession go by.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    953.27
    Media URN:
    16255
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/02/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:07:00 / 01:20:50:00
    Canister:
    38/10

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