This rocking Mr Freedom jacket, worn by Marc Bolan in Born To Boogie, features in Christie’s next popular culture/entertainment auction, to be held next Tuesday (June 14) in South Kensington.
The mint green jacket with black “art” silk lining has a £5,000-£7,000 estimate.
It is embellished with black sequin musical note and diamante treble clef motifs on the collar, sleeves and front. Across the back “Rooty Toot!” is emblazoned in beading.
Bolan wears it on a few occasions in the film, here in the rocking section of Children Of The Revolution:
Details of all the lots in the auction here.