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    "Penguin submarine" filming miniature from Batman. (TCF TV, 1966-68) This is the vanity submarine of the Caped Crusader's aquatic avian nemesis. The iconic screen used filming miniature is cast fiberglass with injection molded plastic and vacuum-formed elements. The hull is expertly studio painted in grays, black, yellow, and orange to resemble a penguin, with added "beak" at front, rotating "wings" at side, and flipper-like rudders. The orange top deck is outfitted with wire railings, vacuum-formed gadgetry, antenna, and hatch doors. Conning tower with iceberg detailing, attached penguin with outstretched wings cutout figure, and hatch door. The impressive craft measures 17 x 28 x 96.5 in. Some cracking to deck, conning tower roost cracked and missing 1 x 2.5 in. segment, prow railing missing pieces, general nicks, and production wear. In production used good condition.

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    June, 2018
    5th Tuesday
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