A Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ costume hat
MGM, 1925. A hand-stitched leather skull cap, of the type worn by Ben-Hur and the other chariot racers. Together with two black and white photographs of the chariot race scene, and a copy of the film on VHS. This film, the second adaptation of Lew Wallace's novel, starred Ramón Novarro and was one of the newly-created MGM's first hits.
Photographs: 11 x 14 in.