• Pop Culture: Film & Entertainm auction at Christies

    Sale 6214

    Pop Culture: Film & Entertainment Memorabilia

    23 November 2011, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 112

    Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)

    Price Realised  


    Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
    A baby Ewok puppet, comprising hollow foam body, opening at base, faux brown fur covering to body, head, arms and legs, two brown bulbous perspex eyes, foam hands, feet, lips, nose and ears, metal puppeteer hooks to wrists, thin wire loop inside head cavity; the puppet appears to resemble the Ewok commonly known as 'Nippett', who appears in the final film of the original 20th Century Fox/Lucasfilm Star Wars trilogy, Return of the Jedi, 1983 -- 19in. (48cm.) tall, in purpose built glass display cabinet 18x18x18in. (46x46x46cm.); accompanied by a letter concerning provenance and an edited interview with Stuart Freeborn conducted by the owner
    The Interview footage included within this lot is offered without copyright and other reproduction rights (4)

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    Acquired by the current owner from the collection of Stuart Freeborn. According to the owner Freeborn gifted him the Ewok, on completion of an interview he did with the character's designer.