Tokyo jeweler offers gold Darth Vader masks for $1.4 million
April 30, 2017
TOKYO (AP) — "Star Wars" fans with deep pockets might consider it a golden opportunity.
A Tokyo jewelry store is offering life-size Darth Vader masks made of 24-karat gold at a hefty price of 154 million yen ($1.4 million) to mark the 40th anniversary of the release of the first "Star Wars" movie.
The creation measures 26.5 centimeters (10.4 inches) wide and 30 centimeters (11.8 inches) high.
The Ginza Tanaka store says the masks are not designed for wearing — at about 15 kilograms (33 pounds), they would be too heavy, and they have no opening for a head.
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