Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Lana Turner The Bad and The Beautiful Screen-Worn Wigs. These stunning blonde wigs were worn by the immortal seductive movie star Lana Turner for the 1952 Academy Award-winning picture The Bad and The Beautiful. Hand-tied and made from human hair, the two wigs include the original MGM studio box as well as two stock cards. The beige cardboard box is labeled on the front with the stock no. 718 B C D as well as the descriptions "¾ Falls Blonde", 5"-8"-7" and name of the star L. Turner. One of the wig stock record cards includes the typed text: "Stock No. 718 A. Original Player: Lana Turner, Description: Blonde ¾ fall, Prod. #1581". The other wig card has "Stock No. 718 B-C-D, Original Player: Lana Turner, Description: Blonde ¾ Falls, Prod. #1581" typed on it. The box has a few scuff markings and two half-inch light brown water stains on the top cover. Though one wig has been restyled for photography, the ensemble is in overall Fine condition. Both wigs have the studio tag sewn on the inside. From The MGM Wig Archive.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2010
    9th-11th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 3,077

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    This item cannot be shipped using standard methods. Please contact us for more information. Sales Tax information

    Important information concerning Sales Tax and Resale Certificates. Learn More

    Terms and Conditions  |  Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments |  Glossary of Terms

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 June 7 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I think Heritage deserves a lot of credit for covering all technical bases without a hitch.
    Roy M.,
    New York, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 July 20 - 21 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 July 20 - 21 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,877,783