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    Natives perform rites for Holy Men in Colombo

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Gem decked idol

    SRI lANKA: Colombo:
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    Video Roll Title: Gem decked idol. Strange scenes mark procession of holy men in Colombo: 84ft Issue sheet title: GEM DECKED IDOL. STRANGE SCENES MARK PROCESSION OF HOLY MEN IN COLOMBO.

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    (7ft)


    GTV's & SV"s. Procession with elephants floats & massed crowds.

    (57ft)


    SCU. Two figures, painted & dressed as women, being made to dance

    (67ft)


    MV. Indians gathered roud jewel-decked idol. Man playing flute-like instrument in foreground

    (81ft)


    SCU. Gem-decked idol

    (84ft)


    Sri Lanka, Ceremonies - Religious, Animals - In Captivity

    Ceylon, parade, elephants, instruments, dancing, costumes
    Background: Natives perform rites for Holy Men in Colombo

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9WCWEXKSXS629V6ODWMCTKVUF
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WCWEXKSXS629V6ODWMCTKVUF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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