• Short Summary

    The velvet for Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation robe is being woven.

  • Description

    Braintree, Essex. The velvet for Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation robe is being woven by Warner & Sons Ltd.

    SV.SCU. Silk being dyed. CU. Operator dyeing. SV.CU. Dyed silk being wound on quills. LV. Silk being wound. CU. Girl winder. SCU. Silk being wound. LV. Miss Lilly Lee at her loom. SV. Shuttle being passed back and forth. SV. Mrs. Hilda Calver at her loom. CU. Warp threads parting. CU. Foot bars being operated. CU. Cutting weft for pile. Women holding finished velvet.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    44.33
    Media URN:
    27736
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:26:00 / 01:29:07:00
    Canister:
    52/95

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