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    Bird of Paradise (RKO, 1932). Die-Cut Double-Sided Mobile (11" X 18").
    With its unique double-sided image, and the 3-D legs inserted into each side, this was meant to be used as a mobile, usually hung over the candy counter where you couldn't miss it. It's a super pre-Code image, with a lovely Delores Del Rio wearing nothing but two discreetly draped flower leis up top and a wisp of a grass skirt. Fragile pieces like this seldom survived from this period making this item quite a find, especially in this grade. There has been some minimal touch-up in the orange clouds and in some creasing above the titles on both sides. There is also a corner bump on one one end and light surface smudges. Fine/Very Fine.




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    July, 2011
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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