Francis X. Bushman historic winged charioteer helmet from the 1925 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Start Price:20,000.00 USD
Estimated At:20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD
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SOLD at 2011 Jun 18 @ 12:17UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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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.