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MAE WEST PORTRAIT HEADDRESS AND PHOTOGRAPH

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MAE WEST PORTRAIT HEADDRESS AND PHOTOGRAPH

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A custom-made heavily embellished gold lamé headdress worn by Mae West in photographs taken by G. Maillard Kesslere B.P. circa 1944 for promotional pieces for the Broadway play Catherine Was Great. The gold lamé and leather headdress is heavily embellished with large topaz colored faceted glass ovals, simulated pearls, ruby red faceted and white glass, sequins, paillettes, and fringes of gold tone beads. Accompanied by an image of Mae West wearing the headdress.

14 1/2 by 19 by 7 inches

Mae West
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MAE WEST PORTRAIT HEADDRESS AND PHOTOGRAPH

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000
Nov 01, 2019
Starting Price $250
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0172: MAE WEST PORTRAIT HEADDRESS AND PHOTOGRAPH

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Lot 0172 Details

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A custom-made heavily embellished gold lamé headdress worn by Mae West in photographs taken by G. Maillard Kesslere B.P. circa 1944 for promotional pieces for the Broadway play Catherine Was Great. The gold lamé and leather headdress is heavily embellished with large topaz colored faceted glass ovals, simulated pearls, ruby red faceted and white glass, sequins, paillettes, and fringes of gold tone beads. Accompanied by an image of Mae West wearing the headdress.

14 1/2 by 19 by 7 inches

Mae West

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