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    A John Wayne Group of Suspenders from Various Films, 1940s-1970s. Four pairs total, all elastic with brown leather parts; two pairs identical yellow with light blue stripes, both stamped on inside "Paramount Wardrobe;" one pair brown with blue stripes, metal adjuster reads "Police Brace;" one pair green with blue stripes, same metal adjuster as brown pair; likely worn by Wayne in more than one film, but the yellow ones most prominently seen in the 1959 United Artists film, "The Horse Soldiers" where he portrayed "Colonel John Marlowe;" other pairs possibly worn by Harry Carey in the 1941 Paramount film, "The Shepherd of the Hills," and by Dennis Weaver in the 1950s-1960s CBS television series, "Gunsmoke."

    PROVENANCE:
    These suspenders were originally sold in the Heritage Auctions (Los Angeles) auction titled "The Personal Properly of John Wayne," Sale 7045, October 6-7, 2011, Lot 44273, final price realized was $5,676.25; included is the original COA from Ethan Wayne, John Wayne's youngest son.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    20th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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