Pepe bust prop

Pepe bust prop

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Description
Stage prop used in the 1960 motion picture Pepe. This bronze-colored fiberglass bust is a representation of the title role played by Mexican comedian Cantinflas. George Sidney directed this comedy about Pepe's journey to Hollywood to get his beloved horse back.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Bust
date made
1959
producer
Sidney, George
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles
Physical Description
plastic resin and textile; felt; paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 7 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in; 35.56 cm x 18.415 cm x 13.0175 cm
overall: 15 in x 7 1/2 in x 6 in; 38.1 cm x 19.05 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
2004.0166.29
accession number
2004.0166
2004.0166
catalog number
2004.0166.29
Credit Line
Corinne Entratter Sidney
subject
Motion Pictures
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Movie Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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