Weighing Gold

Weighing Gold
Clip: 459502_1_1
Year Shot: 1950
Audio: No
Video: Color
Tape Master: 1048
Original Film: 510-7.1
Location: United States
Timecode: 01:10:18 - 01:12:59

Weighing Gold MCU of man in historical costume pouring gold from leather bag onto dish of balance scale. CU gold nuggets being poured from leather bag onto the dish of the balance scale. MCU hands of dry goods merchant and miner as the former evens up the measure and gives the miner back his sack, the miner then picks up his newly purchased mining tools and exits. MCU a different style of balance scale as weight is added to one side. Similar or identical shots of merchant weighting gold in trade for purchase of mining equipment.