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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Swiss Guards being sworn in. The Vatican.

  • Description

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

    Swearing in of Swiss Guard. The Vatican, Rome, Italy.

    M/S the Swiss guard garbed in mediaeval costume, parading beneath archway into the St. Bamaso Court. Various shots of Swiss Guards marching around the courtyard. Several shots of individual guards walking up and taking allegiance, shaking hands with senior military officials etc. More shots of the soldiers marching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2298.31
    Media URN:
    65592
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:31:00 / 01:46:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 2257 C

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