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A pair of The Irish Times newspapers from James Bobin's musical comedy Muppets Most Wanted. When Fozzie Bear and Walter read the paper on the train in Dublin, they discovered that Kermit had been replaced by the evil Constantine.
Printed on newspaper stock, the copies of The Irish Times feature a picture of Constantine and an article on his imprisonment. One copy is printed in colour and the other is in black-and-white. The back page is a copy of a page from The Irish Times and the inner pages are blank. The newspapers show signs of wear, including creasing, minor tears and horizontal fold lines from storage. Dimensions (each unfolded): 58.5 cm x 39.5 cm x 0.1 cm (23" x 15½" x¼")
Estimate: £400 - 600 †Δ
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