• Short Summary

    God footage of top-hat being made in London.

  • Description

    Top-hat making in London.

    M/S of man laying out length of calico cloth until it is taut. M/Ss of man (Sydney Patey) ironing calico in workshop and forming a cylindrical shape with it for top-hat. Various good shots of the hat being seamed. C/U of Sydney cutting material round rim of hat. Several shots of brim being made. M/S of hats stacked on top of on another. Good M/Ss of the felt being added to the hat. M/S of woman sewing inside of hat. Top hat expert Leonard Corne inspects a new hat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1293.03
    Media URN:
    34615
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:17:00 / 01:06:13:00
    Canister:
    NP 361

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