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The Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments

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Description (Brief)
This souvenir booklet is from the 1956 Paramount Pictures epic film The Ten Commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille and starred Charleston Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, and Edward G. Robinson. The booklet is illustrated by Arnold Friberg.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
book
booklet
date made
1956
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/8 in x 12 1/2 in; 23.1775 cm x 31.75 cm
ID Number
1980.0202.04
accession number
1980.0202
catalog number
1980.202.4
1980.0202.04
Credit Line
Gift of Robert White
subject
Motion Pictures
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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