‘WIZARD OF OZ’ LION COSTUME SELLS AT AUCTION

November 25, 2014

The original lion costume used in The Wizard of Oz just sold at auction for $3,077,000.

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The costume was found in an old MGM building by a junk dealer who was cleaning it out.

It was sold as part of Bonham’s Turner Classic Movies auction which also included the piano used in Casablancathat sold for $3,413,000.

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