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    An Ernest Borgnine Group of Military Caps, 1950s. Four total including: 1) a white one, gold-metal emblem on front, an Italian police officer's cap; gifted to the star by a Italian government official when Borgnine visited the country after making his 1960 Allied Artists film, "Pay or Die" which was about a cop fighting the Mob; 2) a red and black one, gold-metal emblems on front, a Deutsche Bundesbahn [German railway] officer's cap; 3) a dark green and red one, gold-metal hammer and sickle emblem on front; and 4) a navy blue one, silver-metal emblem on front, an East German military cap; the last three obtained by the star when he was in Berlin, Germany shooting his 1960 Columbia film, "Man on a String." (Please note all are in heavily used condition as Borgnine wore them frequently.)

    Included with a Letter of Provenance signed by Nancee Borgnine and Cris Borgnine, Ernest's children.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    12th Saturday
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