Off cuts from documentary tracing the history of the City of London and the variety of trades performed there.
Excellent Quality Black and White shots of the City in the 50's - 1951?
WS Wine barrels, a man looks at the labels. WS as two men roll barrels towards camera. WS wine cellar, two men inspect barrels with a candle. MS as men tap barrel of wine. CU man tastes wine. CU wine glass back lit with a candle.
Int. Silk shop, two men handle the silk and feel the quality. MS man handling silk. WS as two men look at silk with Bank of England seen through shop window.
CU spices put on scales. Two men examine nutmeg in shop window, CU nutmeg in hands, pan with hands to other spices. CU men discussing nutmeg.