Various shots of the Sultan of Morocco (Mohammed V) boarding the Italian liner "Conte Biancamano" and a luncheon on board given by the Italian Ambassador, Bova Scoppa.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
MS The Italian liner "Conte Biancamano" in dock (name visible on side of liner). MS Flags flying on board. Various shots of Sultan of Morocco (Mohammed V), Sidi Mohammed Ben Youssef accompanied by his two sons Prince Moulay Hassan and Prince Moulay Abdallah, arriving at the dock, reviewing the Guard of Honour and boarding the liner. (The Sultan is embarking on a 26 day cruise of the Mediterranean, calling at Cannes, Genoa, Rome and Madrid.) LS Various members of Diplomatic Corps including Italian Ambassador, Mr Bova Scoppa, and the Sultan's party, including Generals Kettani and Mezziane, and Commandant Oufkir, seated at luncheon table on board the liner. MS Sultan seated at luncheon table. MS Various members of the party at table.
Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 21/01/1957.