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    Katharine Hepburn Engraved Pepper Mill and Signed Photograph (1960s-1970s). Vintage original silver 4.25" tall manual pepper mill engraved in Ms. Hepburn's own handwriting "For Emile + Kron, my love, Katharine" and toward the bottom of the object, "Olly Olly Oxen Free, 1976." Also includes a vintage original gelatin silver photographic portrait of Hepburn on 9.5" x 13.5" paper. Hepburn has inscribed in black ink "Emile, with affection, Kate." Emile Levigne was Hepburn's friend and a legendary Hollywood makeup artist. Exhibiting age and minor handling. In vintage Very Good to fine condition. Provenance: Heritage Auctions, Entertainment & Music Memorabilia, 6 Oct. 2007. Lot 21443 and Lot 21449. Comes with a COA from Heritage Auctions.

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    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    18th Monday
    Auction Dates
    November
    5th-7th Friday-Sunday
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    21 Days
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