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    Charlton Heston's Gold Robe from Ben-Hur. Ben-Hur's 11 Oscars included one for Best Color Costume Design (Elizabeth Haffenden). This is the first costume worn by Charlton Heston in his Oscar-winning performance as Ben-Hur -- a wheat-colored kaftan, with fine gold threading around the V-neck and with vertical gold stripes. Heston wore this kaftan in major scenes, including the one where the roof tile falls, nearly hitting Stephen Boyd's Messala, and resulting in Ben-Hur's slavery. Excellent overall condition, but the lining displays mild staining in underarm areas, upper back torso area, and along lining of cuffs.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2010
    17th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
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