The XVth century Italian game of Calcio, the forerunner of football, is revived in Florence. Only Princes and nobility were allowed to play it.
Item title reads - The origin of football! "Calcio" XVth century game, from which our game is derived, revived in all its medieval splendour. Florence, Italy.
L/S as buglers and drummers walk along in medieval costume followed by men carrying flags. L/S as men in breastplates walk along carrying staffs, a cow walks behind them. M/S as the ball is thrown into the middle and the game begins, the players are all wearing breeches and ornate jackets. L/S of the game from above
Intertitle - 'In those days no common people could play - only Princes and the nobility.'
L/S of the game again, it looks very similar to football apart from the outfits. M/S as a man in feathered hat bows to spectators and shakes their hands.