A Joan Bennett cape from The Man in the Iron Mask

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Lot 160
A Joan Bennett cape from The Man in the Iron Mask

Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium
A Joan Bennett cape from The Man in the Iron Mask
United Artists, 1939. Royal blue velvet cape with gold fleur-de-lys embroidered throughout and spiral detailing at edges; beige velvet lining bearing green-lettered United Costumers Hollywood label inscribed in black ink, "31G / Joan Bennett." Over 6 feet long from neckline to the end of the train. Accompanied by a copy of the film.

Bennett, as Maria Theresa, wears this cape in the climactic final scene of the film, her marriage to Philippe.

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A Joan Bennett cape from The Man in the Iron Mask
A Joan Bennett cape from The Man in the Iron Mask
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