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    "Commando Cody's" screen used spaceship filming miniature from Radar Men from the Moon. (Republic, 1952) Cylindrical spaceship model constructed of wood with metal sleeve at the rear for special effects "rocket charge", two rounded central fins, and four inserted fins at the rear of the ship. Painted industrial gray with silver and black nose detail. Metal pins are present at the fins and a small "hatch" is etched into the body above one of the rear fins. The ship measures approx. 27 in. long. Though most often used for distance flying shots, this model of "Commando Cody's" spaceship is prominently featured in the 12th and final chapter, "Death of the Moon Man", as "Retik" (Roy Bancroft) tests atomic power as fuel. Exhibiting production distress, particularly at the fins. In vintage very good condition.

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    June, 2016
    29th Wednesday
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