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  • Short Summary

    A look at the ornate wedding cake made for Prince Albert and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The royal wedding cake is a triumph of the confectioner's art. Reading, Berkshire.

    The camera starts at the top of the cake with what looks like foliage at the peak, and pans slowly down the four tiers. It is very large and ornate, it is partly in the shape of a castle with battlements, it also has pillars and figures carved into it. People queue up to look at it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    302.36
    Media URN:
    23669
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:33:00 / 01:44:22:00
    Canister:
    G 974

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