Monday, December 5, 2016
DR. VAN HELSING'S VAMPIRE SPECS
Just to prove to you that MONSTER MAGAZINE WORLD leaves no tombstone unturned in its relentless search for monster minutiae and memorabilia, submitted today is a pair of spectacles worn by Edward Van Sloan in his role as Dr. Van Helsing in DRACULA. To be more accurate, the specs are from the stage version. Nonetheless, the prop added to the professorial comportment of the vampire hunter.
As lot# 23241, the spectacles were sold at auction in 2005 for $2,987.50.