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    Lon Chaney's Collar Storage Box. Nicknamed "the Man of a Thousand Faces" for his ability to dramatically transform himself without sophisticated make-up techniques, Lon Chaney Sr. became a legendary actor and pioneer in silent-era horror films such as The Phantom of the Opera and London After Midnight. This elegant wooden box was used by Chaney to store his starched dress shirt collars; it measures 8" x 6.5" x 7" and is has "Lon" stenciled on the maroon lining in gold lettering. The outer covering of the box has deteriorated over time, taking the hinging along with it, otherwise the box is in Fine condition with mild wear to the interior. Accompanied by COA from L.A. Prop & Wardrobe Co.

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    October, 2006
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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