Grumman F9F-2 Panther filming miniature from The Bridges at Toko-Ri
Start Price:3,000.00 USD
Estimated At:3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD
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SOLD at 2011 Dec 16 @ 12:29UTC-8 : PST
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Grumman F9F-2 Panther filming miniature from The Bridges at Toko-Ri - (Paramount, 1954) Grumman F9F-2 Panther filming miniature used during William Holden “Lt. Harry Brubaker’s” thrilling landing sequence aboard the USS Savo Island. The plane is completely hand-painted and detailed and features the “Golden Dragon” squadron insignia on the nose. Constructed of fiberglass and features metal landing gear, rubber tires, a pilot head and shoulders. The cockpit is removable and the yellow plastic canopy appears to have been replaced. The wingspan measures 61 in., length is 62 in. and 19 in. tall at the tail. The miniature exhibits minor wear, with paint slightly dulled, front tire cracked and worn, but remains in Very good condition. Special shipping arrangements will apply.