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  • Short Summary

    Scenes from the Aonach Tailteann pageant held in Lord Iveagh's grounds. Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The coming of Fionn. A few scenes from the Aonach Tailteann pageant in Lord Iveagh's grounds. Ireland.

    L/S of a reconstruction of a medieval battle with shields and spears. M/S of a woman on the ground, a man is beating her with a stick, hoards run on and attack him. M/S as a man lifts her up and puts a cloak around her, M/S as they chase the enemy away. M/S of people leaning on sticks as an old man talks, they cheer and wave their spears in the air. M/S as they all walk away, younger ones supporting the elderly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    742.11
    Media URN:
    35064
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:42:00 / 01:14:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1534

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