This lot will be sold on Wednesday August 27th (day 2 of the auction.) Lots 434-870 will be sold on day 2 (lots 1-433 will be sold on day 1). The auction will begin at 10:00AM PDT. Lots are sold sequentially so there is no preset ending time. A live streaming broadcast of the auction will be available on auction days.
The first style of crew jacket given to special effects crew members at Industrial Light & Magic. This jacket was given to ILM model maker Mike Fulmer in the very early 1980s, and feature the words "SPECIAL EFFECTS" embroidered on the chest, from a time before the effects work did was widely renamed "visual effects."
This black silk Girard & Mandel bomber jacket features red and white stripes, a polyester hem, collar, and cuffs, and metal snap button closures. It is signed "My ILM jacket Mike Fulmer 7/7/12" on the interior, and features seven crew patches from various productions Fulmer added to the front, as well as the classic ILM magician logo (created by Drew Struzan) embroidered on the reverse.
The polyester exhibits some pilling from age, but the jacket remains in good overall condition with minimal fading to the satin.
Estimate: $1,500 - 2,500
This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.