The King of Italy visits the excavations at Pompeii.
Item title reads: "King of Italy inaugurates new excavations in buried city of Pompeii where it is expected to discover a great new treasure home of ancient Roman art and life."
M/S of the King of Italy, wearing military uniform walking along with two others. They make their way down steps and make the first official hacks with a pick axe at the area for excavation. M/S of a compressor device, and two men using pneumatic drills to break up the soil which will reveal the archaeological marvels of Pompeii.