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    Walter Pidgeon "Dr. Morbius" costume from Forbidden Planet. (MGM, 1956) Fantastic chocolate brown raw silk tunic, matching sash belt and brown raw silk pants worn by Walter Pidgeon as "Dr. Morbius" when he first greets the crew of the starship C-57D at his lavish home on Altair IV in the groundbreaking Sci-Fi classic Forbidden Planet. Jacket is unlined with hidden front snap closure, integral ornamental ascot, and 2-hip pockets. Pants with slash pockets and concealed zipper and hook and eye front closure. Retaining internal "Metro Goldwyn Meyer" bias labels with handwritten "W. Pidgeon" and inventory codes. Exhibiting little to no age or production wear to speak of. In very fine condition. Acquired at the original MGM auction.

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    September, 2015
    29th Tuesday
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