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    Cecil B. DeMille personal director's megaphone. (ca. 1910s-1920s) Vintage original director's megaphone constructed of heavy cardboard cone with metal rim, mouthpiece, rivets, and handle. With navy blue linen bow tied around handle. Stenciled in black ink on the right side of the megaphone is, "C.B. DEMILLE". Measuring 24.25 x 11 in. DeMille was instrumental in creating the image of the early Hollywood director with a megaphone as, in all of his epics, he needed to be able to communicate with thousands of extras in any given scene. Exhibiting age, production wear, water staining and toning. In vintage very good condition.

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    September, 2019
    25th Wednesday
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