• Short Summary

    A model pagoda, carved from jade stone in Japan.

  • Description

    Titles read: "The Jade! And real jade, too, and one of the most wonderful objects ever carved."

    United States of America.

    Various shots of a huge pagoda carved from jade stone. The model was created in Japan and will eventually be displayed at Rockefeller Centre. Brief shots of craftsmen carving pieces for the model. It took ten years to complete.

    Note: paperwork says the pagoda was on its way to the Chicago World Fair.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1616.01
    Media URN:
    51693
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:17:00 / 01:00:47:00
    Canister:
    PSP 809

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