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  304. Alien Mother ship base chamber miniature from Close Encounters of the Third Kind.(Columbia, 1977)Vintage original black lacquered hollow tapered wooden cube, which served as the entry and exit ramp chamber of the mother ship. Measuring 12.75 x 12.75 in. at the top, 7.75 in. in height, and 8.5 x 8.5 in. at its base, with 2-1 in. metal rods extending from middle top on either side of 2 in. hole for attaching to rest of miniature. Exhibiting production wear and age, lacquer has spidering and chipping. In vintage good condition. From the collection of chief model maker for the film Gregory Jein. $5,000 - $7,000
305. Ed “Big Daddy” Roth original airbrush t-shirt artwork with corresponding bleed-through transfer backing board. (1979) Vintage original (2) artworks including (1) hand airbrushed size “XL” K-Mart brand T-shirt and (1) backing board with t-shirt transfer. Ed “Big Daddy” Roth did a freehand airbrush demo for Jay Gerber in his framing store. Roth painted a few character shirts and when he left, Mr. Gerber kept the shirts and also rescued some of the cardboards Roth put inside each shirt to prevent bleed-through to the fabric.This is a set including a handprinted shirt and its corresponding backing board. In vintage very good to fine condition. Comes with a signed LOA from Mr. Jay S. Gerber including the story of the shirt. $1,000 - $1,500

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