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Tony Award for the 1993 musical ''Kiss of the Spider Woman'', written by Terrence McNally, with music by John Kander and Fred Ebb. Tony is for ''Best Costume Design'', 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 American Theatres and Producers, Inc. and the American Theatre Wing Inc. / Present / The American Theatre / Wing's Tony Award / To / Florence Klotz / Best Costume Design / 'Kiss of the Spider Woman-The Musical' / 1992-93''. Medallion pivots upon a black lacquered base, bringing the total height to 8.5'' and depth and width each to 3.75''. Weighs 2lb. 1 oz. In very good condition with oxidation to award. From the estate of Florence Klotz.
Tony Award for ''Kiss of the Spider Woman'' in 1993 -- ''Spider Woman'' Won Best Musical That Year
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