Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons: an original Captain Blue puppet head and hands, painted composition,

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Lot 117
Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons: an original Captain Blue puppet head and hands,
painted composition,

Sold for £ 9,000 (US$ 12,542) inc. premium
Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons: an original Captain Blue puppet head and hands,
painted composition,
head featuring 'false teeth', having internal head mechanism (being without solenoid), with 'real' hair and eyebrows, eyes and hair being modern restoration reproduction, on replica body with modern costume, including stand 59cm high

Footnotes

  • This puppet is from the collection of Terry Curtis. Terry Curtis was responsible for the sculpting of Captain Blue during the Captain Scarlet series and also created Cohre, Grey and Destiny Angel, characters from 'Thunderbird 6', Joe 90 and The Secret Service.

    This model is the only original version of the puppet to have 'false teeth'.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note: This item has been re-wigged with mohair eyebrows and hair.
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