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Antiques Fair


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
18 Mar 1974
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Stallion Show
  2. 2Show Jumpers Trials
  3. 3Antiques Fair
  4. 4Remote Control Loco
  5. 5Chimney Demolition


Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Chelsea Antiques Fair. DESCRIPTION: Priceless antiques on show, and for sale at the 38th Chelsea Antiques Fair. SHOTLIST: LV queue of buyers waiting to enter the Chelsea Town Hall. SV interior buyers surging in as doors open. GV pan down exhibition. SV people looking at goods. SV very rare cruet set in glass & ivory 1770. SV people looking at antique furniture. SV very valuable 14th century Byzantine Ikon St. Panteleimon. LV buyers looking at goods. CU a very rare large Wheildon Punch Pot in black Jackfield glaze 1766 priced at £825. CU pan down brass telescope with French POW built bone model of the Temeraire priced at 8£875. CU bone model of the Temeraire. SV light-weight sextant by William Heath 1795. SV girl looking at turret clock mechanism built by John Davis of Windsor in 1779 priced £1140. CU pan up lock mechanism tracking shot showing large unique collection of knives rests by Sara Morse (loaned by Sara Morse). CU two birds as knife rests. CU a crystal knife rest. SV pan various types of knife rests. CU two elephants with trunks together - knife rest. CU hand holding a knife rest, 2 men pulling at a ro
Business and commerce; Exhibitions and shows
Card file number
Leonard Martin
Norman Fisher
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