Hollywood Auction 43

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Welcome to our latest auction of Hollywood memorabilia. Over 1,200 unique pieces of Hollywood history are featured in this sale, from the silent era on through modern sci-fi, drama and action classics.

We begin the sale with a fantastic collection of fine art photography, featuring an incredible archive of Ernest A. Bachrach portraits of Katharine Hepburn. In addition, we are offering one of the most important collections of original camera negatives from the Golden Age of Hollywood to ever reach the auction block.

We proudly offer an incredible selection of items that sprung from the mind of visionary filmmaker, Tim Burton, including stop-motion puppets and artifacts from The Nightmare Before Christmas, Corpse Bride, James and the Giant Peach, Sleepy Hollow and Mars Attack!

Also offered is an unprecedented selection of pieces from the collection of Academy Award-winning visual effects geniuses, Phil Tippet, Stan Winston and Richard Edlund featuring pieces from such landmark films as Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Terminator, Jurassic Park and Edward Scissorhands.

We hope you find something new and exciting from this catalog to add to you collection.

Thank you for participating and good luck!
Condition Reports: If you wish to obtain additional information on a particular lot, or cannot appear at the viewing, Profiles may provide, upon request, a condition report. We remind prospective buyers that descriptions of property are not warranted and that each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the terms of the limited warranty. Condition reports, as other descriptions of property, are not warranted; they are only provided as a service to interested clients.
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Fully articulated Ladybug puppet from James and the Giant Peach1094 - Fully articulated Ladybug puppet from James and the Giant Peach
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(Walt Disney, 1996) This fully armatured Ladybug puppet was used as one of the hero stop motion puppets. It measures 10 ½ in. tall and include...
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold to f***r for (8,000.00 + 1,440.00) x 1 = 9,440.00
 
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Pair of storyboards from James and the Giant Peach1095 - Pair of storyboards from James and the Giant Peach
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(Walt Disney, 1996) Pair of original hand-drawn storyboards, accomplished in pencil and ink on leaves of 5 ½ in. x 8 ½ in. artist’s illust...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (425.00 + 76.50) x 1 = 501.50
 
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“Mile High” city sign from Waterworld1098 - “Mile High” city sign from Waterworld
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(Universal, 1995) For the scenes in Waterworld depicting Kevin Costner and Jeanne Tripplehorn exploring a submerged city of Denver, a large miniature
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to p*********6 for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
 
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Antenna dish filming miniature from The Arrival1099 - Antenna dish filming miniature from The Arrival
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(Orion, 1996) Used in a pivotal scene in the film, The Arrival, this detailed miniature antenna represents a communication tower built by alien invade
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Docking bay docking arm filming miniature from Alien: Resurrection1100 - Docking bay docking arm filming miniature from Alien: Resurrection
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(TCF, 1997) Used for insert shots of the spaceship Auriga docking bay docking arms attaching to the iconic spaceship Betty. Built in a larger scale t
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to s*******e for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
 
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Docking bay cranes filming miniature from Alien: Resurrection1101 - Docking bay cranes filming miniature from Alien: Resurrection
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(TCF, 1997) For the docking scenes in Alien: Resurrection a large miniature interior of the spaceship Auriga was built to connect to the miniature spa
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Alien smuggling van, tractor trailer truck and cactus from Men in Black1102 - Alien smuggling van, tractor trailer truck and cactus from Men in Black
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(Columbia, 1997) For the opening title sequence of Men in Black, a camera follows the flight of a dragon fly over a desert landscape until it smashes
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Space battleship from Backstreet Boys video “Larger Than Life”1103 - Space battleship from Backstreet Boys video “Larger Than Life”
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Colossal motion control, screen-used spaceship filming miniature designed by New Deal Studios cofounder Matthew Gratzner. It features fiber optic win
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Start Price : 4,000.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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Stained glass windows from End of Days1104 - Stained glass windows from End of Days
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(Universal, 1999) During the climax of the film End of Days, a church holding Arnold is bombarded by supernatural forces. Built in miniature, the chu
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Archangel Michael statue from End of Days1105 - Archangel Michael statue from End of Days
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(Universal, 1999) Featured in the destructive climax of the film, End of Days, this model of the Archangel Michael was scaled down from the full size,
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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New York Times Square Ball from End of Days1106 - New York Times Square Ball from End of Days
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(Universal, 1999) Featuring hundreds of computer controlled lights, the core of this model was used during the countdown sequence from the film. Desi
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Original concept drawings of the Merchant Vessel from Pitch Black1107 - Original concept drawings of the Merchant Vessel from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) For the film, writer/director David Twohy approached New Deal Studios co-founders Ian Hunter and Matthew Gratzner to design the visce
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (750.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 885.00
 
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Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner maquette from Pitch Black1108 - Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner maquette from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) This is the original study model of the Merchant Vessel Hunter Gratzner. Created for use as a three dimensional version of the desig
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Original storyboards of opening spaceship crash sequence from Pitch Black1109 - Original storyboards of opening spaceship crash sequence from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) These are the original pencil drawn storyboards for the opening spaceship crash sequence. Explicitly used as the template for every
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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Screen-used Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner motion control model from Pitch Black1110 - Screen-used Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner motion control model from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) This is the screen-used motion control filming model of the Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner from the opening crash sequence in Pitch
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Estimates : 20,000.00 - 30,000.00
Sold to f***r for (20,000.00 + 3,600.00) x 1 = 23,600.00
 
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Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner cargo container motion control model from Pitch Black1111 - Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner cargo container motion control model from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) Motion control screen-used filming model used as a separate photographic element of four cargo containers being jettisoned from the M
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to f***r for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
 
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Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner engine section motion control model from Pitch Black1112 - Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner engine section motion control model from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) Motion control screen-used filming model used as a separate photographic element of four cargo containers being jettisoned from the M
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner airbrake section filming miniature from Pitch Black1113 - Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner airbrake section filming miniature from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) This large scale, high-speed photographed model was created for a close-up of the explosive action of the main airbrake deployment sh
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner nose section filming miniature from Pitch Black1114 - Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner nose section filming miniature from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) For the close-up shots featuring the nose section of the Merchant Vessel Hunter Gratzner re-entering the planet’s atmosphere, a large
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
 
 
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Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner cargo container filming miniature from Pitch Black1115 - Merchant Vessel Hunter/Gratzner cargo container filming miniature from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) For the sequences involving the cargo containers and engine section being jettisoned from the Merchant Vessel Hunter Gratzner, this l
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Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Vin Diesel “Richard B. Riddick” Cryo Locker miniature and concept drawing from Pitch Black1116 - Vin Diesel “Richard B. Riddick” Cryo Locker miniature and concept drawing from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) Screen-used Cryo locker and puppet of the character Richard B. Riddick portrayed by Vin Diesel. Fabricated from fiberglass and epoxy
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to f***r for (3,000.00 + 540.00) x 1 = 3,540.00
 
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Cryo Locker miniatures from Pitch Black1117 - Cryo Locker miniatures from Pitch Black
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(Gramercy, 2000) These five screen-used miniature Cryo Lockers were the hero filming miniatures ripped out of the cargo container in the crash of the
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Wooden crane filming miniature from Don’t Say a Word1118 - Wooden crane filming miniature from Don’t Say a Word
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(TCF, 2001) Miniature version of a casket crane used in the exciting climax of this taught psychological thriller. The crane is used by Michael Dougl
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Mars monument from Ghosts of Mars1119 - Mars monument from Ghosts of Mars
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(Sony, 2001) Trapezoidal shaped monument which was built and shot for the entrance of Chryse City in the film. Made from MDF wood and featuring a las
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Mars armored train, train station pylons and train concept drawing from Ghosts of Mars1120 - Mars armored train, train station pylons and train concept drawing from Ghosts of Mars
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(Sony, 2001) For the film Ghosts of Mars, director John Carpenter wanted a wild west style train with a futuristic twist. This miniature train was pu
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold to f***r for (6,000.00 + 1,080.00) x 1 = 7,080.00
 
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Joanna Cassidy “Whitlock” puppet, balloon gondola basket and concept drawing from Ghosts of Mars1121 - Joanna Cassidy “Whitlock” puppet, balloon gondola basket and concept drawing from Ghosts of Mars
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(Sony, 2001) This balloon gondola basket and puppet were built and shot for the crashing weather balloon scene from the film. The puppet is a handmad
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
 
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Big Ben clock mechanics miniature from Kate & Leopold1122 - Big Ben clock mechanics miniature from Kate & Leopold
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(Miramax, 2001) The film Kate & Leopold opens with a fly through of the interior of a fanciful Big Ben style clock tower. The miniature clock m...
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Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Prison guard tower filming miniature from The Man Who Wasn’t There1123 - Prison guard tower filming miniature from The Man Who Wasn’t There
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(Gramercy, 2001) 1:12 scale filming miniature of the top section of the prison guard tower that is visited by the flying saucer at the end of the film
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to s********m.. for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
 
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Oversized gun section and bullet from Bad Boys II1124 - Oversized gun section and bullet from Bad Boys II
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(Columbia, 2003) During an exciting shootout scene from the film, a henchman looks through a bullet hole in a door only to see down the barrel of a gu
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to l******e for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
 
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Gondola and bollards miniature from The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen1125 - Gondola and bollards miniature from The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
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(TCF, 2003) The car chase through the city of Venice was achieved with a combination of live action photography and expansive miniature effects. The
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to f***r for (600.00 + 108.00) x 1 = 708.00
 
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Puppet sculpture masters from The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen1126 - Puppet sculpture masters from The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
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(TCF, 2003) These one-off hand sculpted pieces are the original patterns used to create scale puppets for the film. The sculptures represent actors S
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
 
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Windmill and sign from Seabiscuit1127 - Windmill and sign from Seabiscuit
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(Universal, 2003) Molino Rojo was the name of a house of ill repute frequented by jockeys in Mexico during the 1930s. Built for the film, this scale
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to j****s for (600.00 + 108.00) x 1 = 708.00
 
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Arnold Schwarzenegger “Terminator” puppet from Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines1128 - Arnold Schwarzenegger “Terminator” puppet from Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
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(Warner Bros., 2003) This is a scale replica of Arnold Schwarzenegger that piloted a miniature Sea King helicopter during the climactic crash sequence
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to f***r for (4,500.00 + 810.00) x 1 = 5,310.00
 
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Greco-Roman artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1129 - Greco-Roman artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) For the climactic scene of Nicolas Cage’s character, “Benjamin Franklin Gates,” discovering his family’s lifelong quest for the le
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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15th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1130 - 15th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Screen-used 15th century European artifacts representing an assortment of Knights’ and soldiers’ weapons ranging from a rack of cr
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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16th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1131 - 16th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Screen-used 16th century European artifact including armor and weaponry such as rapiers, halberds and flails, created for the icon
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,300.00 + 234.00) x 1 = 1,534.00
 
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14th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1132 - 14th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Handcrafted 14th century Templar Knight’s tomb and two Templar statuary guards from the treasure room in National Treasure. Also
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (2,250.00 + 405.00) x 1 = 2,655.00
 
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13th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1133 - 13th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Pair of 13th century Templar Knight statues, swords and a treasure chest are featured in this selection of screen-used treasure.
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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Balinese artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1134 - Balinese artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Pair of Balinese warrior statues and framed frieze are paired with a Hindu treasure chest filled with prop gold featuring a hand q
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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13th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1135 - 13th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Selection of 13th century treasure featuring a “stone” tomb, a pair of oil lamp pedestals and a table filled with artifacts rangin
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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Aztec/Mayan artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1136 - Aztec/Mayan artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Screen-used motion control photographed Aztec/Mayan artifacts, friezes and statuary from the treasure room in National Treasure.
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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13th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1137 - 13th century European artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) 13th century treasure cart dressed with artifacts ranging from prop gold coins to hand-cast goblets and vessels. Screen-used and
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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Asian artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure1138 - Asian artifacts from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Unique grouping of Asian artifacts featuring a rickshaw, Japanese suit of Samurai armor and ornately decorated Royal Chinese litte
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
 
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Hanging lamp miniature from the treasure room in National Treasure1139 - Hanging lamp miniature from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) Miniature scale version of the first unit colossal hanging lamp screen-used as dressing in the treasure. Crafted from balsa wood
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Neptune statue artifact from the treasure room in National Treasure1140 - Neptune statue artifact from the treasure room in National Treasure
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(Walt Disney, 2004) This one-off hand-sculpted statue of Neptune was created as a Roman marble statue for the treasure room. Sculpted with Sculpy wit
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to f***r for (600.00 + 108.00) x 1 = 708.00
 
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Fiber optic miniature house from Deck the Halls1141 - Fiber optic miniature house from Deck the Halls
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(TCF, 2006) This unique and interesting model represents the house of Danny Devito’s character, Buddy Hall. Completely fabricated from perforated she
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Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Berlin building ruins and bell tower clock face from The Good Shepherd1142 - Berlin building ruins and bell tower clock face from The Good Shepherd
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(Universal, 2006) Built in 1:24 scale and created for the colossal fly-through reveal of 1945 post-war Berlin. Photographed motion control and reposi
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to f***r for (650.00 + 117.00) x 1 = 767.00
 
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Building ruins and figures from Halo 3 “Believe” advertising campaign1143 - Building ruins and figures from Halo 3 “Believe” advertising campaign
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These screen-used building and figure miniatures were created for the award-winning advertising campaign “Believe” for the launch of the videogame, Ha
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Warthog vehicle from Halo 3 “Believe” advertising campaign1144 - Warthog vehicle from Halo 3 “Believe” advertising campaign
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One of two battle-damaged Warthog vehicles featured in the award-winning advertising campaign “Believe” for the launch of the videogame, Halo 3. This
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to p**********4 for (600.00 + 108.00) x 1 = 708.00
 
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Building ruins and figures from Halo 3 “Believe” advertising campaign1145 - Building ruins and figures from Halo 3 “Believe” advertising campaign
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These screen-used building and figure miniatures were created for the award-winning advertising campaign “Believe” for the launch of the videogame, Ha
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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