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    A Laurence Olivier Pair of Boots from "Spartacus." Universal, 1960. Made of maroon leather with elaborate yellow leather floral appliqué on sides and back, white leather tongue, lace-up front, a black (and green) ink handwritten annotations on inside lining of each reads "Olivier;" worn by the star in many scenes as he portrayed "Crassus" in the classic film directed by Stanley Kubrick and co-starring Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, and Jean Simmons. (Please note these boots are in heavily worn condition due to use and age.)

    PROVENANCE:
    These shoes were originally sold in the Profiles in History (Los Angeles) auction titled "Hollywood Auction 9," July 23, 2001, Lot 327, final price realized was $1,700.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2014
    23rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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