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  • Short Summary

    Footage of women making a variety of items from straw. Florence in Italy.

  • Description

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

    Straw Handicraft. Florence, Italy.

    L/S pan round buildings dotted among trees pan hill in Florence. C/U pan over hands plaiting straw. Pan along table showing raffia shoes and hands crocheting uppers for shoes. C/U other straw sandals. Pan along women sewing and embroidering straw bags, work baskets etc. Various shots of women stitching and examining baskets. C/U of girl shaping bonnet crocheted from raffia. C/U woman trying bonnet on. C/U models displaying straw hats. M/S man and woman walking round market. M/S stall loaded with straw goods in market. MS man buying at stall of straw goods.

    Cataloguer's note: Italian newsreel item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2298.01
    Media URN:
    65562
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 2254 F

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