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Professor X costume from X-Men: Days of Future Past

Professor X costume from X-Men: Days of Future Past

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Description
Costume worn by Patrick Stewart in his role as Professor Charles Xavier in the 2014 film X-Men: Days of Future Past. Stewart originated the role of Magneto on screen in 2000 and reappears in the five subsequent films in the series leading up to Days of Future Past. The film earned over $747 million worldwide, making it the 6th highest grossing film of 2014.
The character of Professor X originated in the world of Marvel Comics in 1963. He is a mutant, born with the ability to control and read minds. In the comic, Professor X establishes the X-Men in order to promote peaceful existence between humans and mutants.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
costume
date made
2013
wearer
Stewart, Patrick
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles
Physical Description
fabric (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
metal (overall material)
synthetic leather (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 67 in x 20 1/2 in; 170.18 cm x 52.07 cm
overall; overall, maximum (exhibit or expanded): 67 in x 38 in; 170.18 cm x 96.52 cm
ID Number
2014.0076.04
accession number
2014.0076
catalog number
2014.0076.04
subject
X-Men
Movie
Entertainment, Film
Costume
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Movie Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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