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  • Short Summary

    The ship "Leonardo da Vinci", containing Italian art exhibits worth £14 million arrives in London, Sir Austen and Lady Chamberlain are there to greet it.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The treasure ship "Leonardo da Vinci" bearing treasures of Italian art, valued at 14 million pounds, arrives, and is welcomed by Sir Austen and Lady Chamberlain. London.

    L/S of the "Leonardo da Vinci" nearing the dock. M/S of Austen Chamberlain and his wife greeting the men escorting the art exhibits, they shake hands. C/U of Sir Austen talking to one of the men. M/S's as the crates are unloaded onto the dock. M/S as the truck drives off, it contains the art work and has 'transport of Italian art exhibits Anglo Italian Express' on the side. One policeman rides on the side of the truck while another walks beside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    826.18
    Media URN:
    18988
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:15:00 / 01:26:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1668

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