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  • Short Summary

    The world's largest marble monolith begins its journey from Carrara to Rome. Italian nation's gift to Benito Mussolini.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The largest marble monolith in the world - gift of Italian nation to Mussolini - leaves Carrara for Rome drawn by 80 oxen. Italy.

    L/S of the oxen with men driving them, struggling along pulling the truck. Various shots of the oxen dragging the big truck behind them, we do not actually see the monolith.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    782.05
    Media URN:
    35687
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:23:00 / 01:07:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1587

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