December 2016 Auction Ends Thursday, December 15th, 5pm Pacific
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Lot #1: Tony Award for the Stephen Sondheim Musical ''Pacific Overtures'' in 1976 -- Near Fine


Tony Award for the 1976 musical ''Pacific Overtures'', written by Stephen Sondheim. Tony is for ''Best Costume Designer'', awarded to famed designer Florence Klotz, whose career spanned four decades on Broadway and in film; Klotz even designed Elizabeth's Taylor's wedding dress to John Warner. The 3'' Tony medallion, made of brass and bronze with a nickel plating, features the masks of comedy and tragedy with the words ''Antoinette Perry Award'' on one side, and recipient information engraved upon the other, reading, ''The League of / New York Theatres / and Producers, Inc. / Presents to / Florence Klotz / Best Costume Designer / Pacific Overtures / For Distinguished Achievement / in Theatre / 1976''. Medallion pivots upon a black lacquered base, bringing the total height to 8.25'' and depth and width each to 3.75''. Weighs 1lb. 9 oz. In very well preserved, near fine condition. From the estate of Florence Klotz.
Final Bid (Includes Buyers Premium):$18,750
Minimum Bid:$15,000
Number of Bids:1