• Short Summary

    Italian newsreel item about an injection given to dead animals for preservation purposes.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Stone like animals. Italy.

    Italian scientists have discovered a substance that when injected into an animal within 24hrs. of its death, gives it a stone like state in which it can be preserved. C/U a human skull. M/S a guinea pig being injected. C/U rabbits, lizards and fish after injection has taken effect. C/U a pile of horse shoes. M/S and C/U Doctor Francesco Paga, a chemist who made the discovery being interviewed.

    Cataloguer's note: Italian newsreel item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2142.04
    Media URN:
    63624
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:17:00 / 01:15:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 1654 A

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