Opening Of The Diamond Exposition

Opening Of The Diamond Exposition
Clip: 354932_1_1
Year Shot: 1957 (Actual Year)
Audio: Yes
Video: B/W
Tape Master: 1636
Original Film: 030-055-03
Location: Holland, Amsterdam
Timecode: 00:17:27 - 00:18:00

8 Million dollars worth of diamonds is displayed in Amsterdam, ranging from raw stones to the notorious Hope diamond. Literally a sparkling occasion. Establishing shot - Men and Women that are connected to the diamond industry looking the diamonds over. MS to CUS - A little statue of the Madonna holding a large diamond. MCUS - Diamonds in cases spelling out United Nations and the United Nations logo done up in diamonds. CUS - Hope Diamond. CUS - Several hundred diamonds laying on a table. MCUS - Shadow of a security guard.