Only the truest of Star Wars fans know that the malevolent Mandalorian bounty hunter Boba Fett's first appearance was not in The Empire Strikes Back, but rather the equally infamous 1978 Star Wars Holiday Special.
Digitally sculpted utilizing rare Lucasfilm archival materials, this colorful and dramatic piece features a very unique look for one of the most iconic film characters of all time. Cold cast in high-quality polystone, this limited edition hand-painted maquette comes individually numbered and is paired with a mating certificate of authenticity.
On July 18, 2013, by way of their Instagram page, Gentle Giant Ltd. announced the production of the screen accurate Boba Fett (Star Wars Holiday Special Animated Maquette. That same day they put the statue on display in their booth at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con.
This limited edition statue went up for pre-order on August 14, 2013 and began shipping in September, 2014.
Collection: Animated Maquette
Source: Star Wars Holiday Special
First Revealed: July 18, 2013
Pre-Order Date: August 14, 2013
Ship Date: September 2014
Original Retail: $139.00
Item Number: 80343
UPC Number: 8 71810 01031 8
- Boba Fett Animated Maquette li>Display Base
- Certificate of Authenticity
- This is the second statue Gentle Giant Ltd. has produced based on Boba Fett's debut, unlike the original maquette, which was just a repaint, this one is screen accurate in every way, right down to the digit count on the bounty hunter's hands.
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