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Francis X. Bushman historic winged charioteer helmet from the 1925 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

Currency:USD Category:Memorabilia Start Price:20,000.00 USD Estimated At:20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD
Francis X. Bushman historic winged charioteer helmet from the 1925 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
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Francis X. Bushman “Messala” historic winged charioteer helmet from the 1925 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. (MGM, 1925) Historic brass charioteer winged helmet with tan leather insert. Measures 11” long, 7” high and 8” wide. In fragile condition. Worn by Francis X. Bushman as “Messala” in the classic chariot race scene from Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ. Accompanied by an additional steel and brass helmet measuring 14 in. high x 7 ½ in. wide x 9 in. long as well as a brass breastplate with dark tan suede skirt and brass accents attributed to the film. In fragile condition.