Items For Sale
Here are a few of the unique items offered for sale by galaxie 13. Please use the contact button for more information on a particular item or to arrange a purchase. Shipping costs to be determined by size, weight and buyer location.
Antique Sutro Baths Bathing Suit
This is an original bathing suit from San Francisco's legendary lost landmark, the Sutro Baths. Sutro's was opened in 1896 by San Francisco Mayor Adolph Sutro as the world's largest swimming establishment. The building had seven swimming pools, a museum, a 2700 seat amplitheater and later added an ice skating rink. The Sutro Baths closed in 1966 and shortly after was burned to the ground by a developer in an insurance scam. The ruins are still visible near the Cliff House at Ocean Beach in San Francsico. The suit is in very good condition with no rips, tears, holes or repairs.
Price: $750 Sorry, the suit has been sold
Vintage Department Store Bra Display
This piece mas originally used in the 1940's to display women's undergarments. It is made of a composition / paper mache type of material and is painted a pale pink color. It has the original manufacturers tag on the inside at the back. The piece is in very good condition but does have a few dings and spots of wear from years of use.
Hilton Sisters Chained For Life Movie Poster
Daisy and Violet Hilton were siamese twins who performed on vaudeville stages during the 1920's and 1930's. They appeared in the 1932 film "Freaks" as well as starred in this 1952 film "Chained For Life" The poster is an original from the 1950's Belgium release. The poster measures approximately 14" x 21.5" and has been folded. The poster also has tack holes on the corners. In the film the twins portray siamese twins with a dilema - one twin has committed a murder...should both be punished for the crime of one?