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Lot 404: Harrison Ford Hero rifle from Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.Platinum House
December 21, 2013
Calabasas Hills, CA, USALive Auction
404. Harrison Ford Hero rifle from Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. (Paramount, 2008) Few action heroes have captured the world’s imagination like Harrison Ford as “Indiana Jones’” in the blockbuster action movie franchise. This is “Indy’s” hero M1 Carbine Rifle used in the 2008 Steven Spielberg sequel, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. The rifle is visible early in the film when Indy uses his famous whip to steal the rifle from the hands of Russian soldier. He then uses the rifle to threaten “Spalko” (Kate Blanchett), before giving up. This authentic M1 Carbine rifle features a dark polished wood stock, metal barrel, bolt and trigger and retains its screen-used green shoulder strap. The ammo magazine is a cast rubber replica that replaced its 30 round magazine. The rifle has impeccable provenance and can be screen matched down to the marks in the wood-grain. Included are the original production rental agreements, as well as the on-set armorer’s sign-out card for the day, which lists the serial number of the rifle and is annotated “HF” for use by Harrison Ford. This rare piece is presented in a custom fabricated acrylic display case featuring a laser-cut mat board with the film title and three movie images, as well as the armorer’s sign out card. The rifle measures 35.5 in. long (display measures 21.5 x 41 in.) and is in very good condition. *Please note: This item an actual firearm, though it is no longer capable of firing standard ammunition as it has been modified to fire blanks for film use, it must be transferred to your local firearms dealer where you will be required to go through the paperwork process as you would when purchasing any other firearm. $8,000 - $10,000