The bikini was removed with the deft use of a fishing rod
The bikini was removed with the deft use of a fishing rod in the hands of an off-screen assistant, and the scene had to be shot three times.
Who Purchased It?
This item was sold to a customer in the United States. Bidders over the phone and online competed in the auction.
“It is a heart-warming homage to Barbara,” remarked Barbara’s husband, Scott Mitchell. This object has been linked to a well-known scenario and now has the potential to raise funds to assist those living with Alzheimer’s disease.
“I’d say it was appropriate, but it flew away…. so it wasn’t!”