A religious parade and ceremony in Rome.
Item title reads: "The cross of Martyrs. Replacing wooden cross which for centuries marked the scene of early Christians martyrdom in the Colosseum - dedicated in presence of Queen of Italy. The relics of the holy cross were carried in procession."
M/S crowds, with a procession of pennants seen in parade. The Queen of Italy is seen briefly and some birds are released. M/S church officials proceed out of a doorway, one swinging an incense burner with the cross borne on a canopied carrier behind.