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    Roddy McDowall "Cornelius" signature costume ensemble from Planet of the Apes. (TCF, 1968) Vintage original (3) piece chimpanzee costume including (1) futuristic ape culture zipper front jacket with signature "Cornelius" leather chest and neck panel, green wool fabric body ornamented with green leather bands on the arms, and with faux undersleeves of rough knit heathered rust knobby wool, (1) matching pair of green wool zipper front pants with self-cinching waist belts and (1) pair of character shoes consisting of fabric ape-foot shaped sleeves built over canvas loafers. Tunic retains internal Western Costume bias label typewritten, "2771-1 [chest] 39", pants retain internal 20th Century-Fox bias label with handwritten, "Roddy McDowell [sic] 30 ½,", and shoes, both with handwritten "Roddy 8M" in the sole and on the leg pipes. Costume exhibits some fading in areas, tunic and shoes with faint stains. Overall in very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    11th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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