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    Marilyn Monroe "Nell Forbes" green and black dress by Travilla from Don't Bother to Knock. (TCF, 1952) Vintage original green and black patterned cuffed short-sleeve, knee length, shift dress with white cotton, lace-edged Peter Pan collar, and snap front closure. Created by legendary film, stage, and screen costume designer William Travilla, who designed some of Marilyn's most famous costumes. Altered for subsequent production, the collar has been added, sleeves shortened and cuffed, front buttons removed and self-belt not included. Visible throughout the movie and in the trailer and other publicity materials. Retaining the internal fabric bias label handwritten, "1-27-1-7612 Marilyn Monroe A-661-05 #2" sewn in at the seam. Exhibiting wear and age with repair to deteriorating shoulders and some fading to areas. Now presents in good condition. Provenance: Originally from the collection of Debbie Reynolds.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    11th Tuesday
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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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