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  • Angela Lansbury as Semander wearing a sparkling pink and gold top and skirt in the 1949 film "Samson and Delilah."
    • Paramount Pictures

    Samson and Delilah

    1949

    Costume seen on Angela Lansbury as Semadar

  • An extra as the escort of the Ambassador from Jericho wearing a sparkling pink and gold top and skirt with dark trim in the 1956 film "The Ten Commandments."
    • Paramount Pictures

    The Ten Commandments

    1956

    Costume seen on an extra as the Escort of the Ambassador from Jericho

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This sparkling silver and pink costume was was first worn by Angela Lansbury in the role of Semadar in the 1949 drama Samson and Delilah. The second appearance of this costume was in the 1956 The Ten Commandments, where it was worn on an extra as the Escort of the Ambassador from Jericho, though darker trim has been added to give it a different look.

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This sparkling silver and pink costume was was first worn by Angela Lansbury in the role of Semadar in the 1949 drama Samson and Delilah. The second appearance of this costume was in the 1956 The Ten Commandments, where it was worn on an extra as the Escort of the Ambassador from Jericho, though darker trim has been added to give it a different look.

This sparkling silver and pink costume was was first worn by Angela Lansbury in the role of Semadar in the 1949 drama Samson and Delilah. The second appearance of this costume was in the 1956 The Ten Commandments, where it was worn on an extra as the Escort of the Ambassador from Jericho, though darker trim has been added to give it a different look.

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Credits

Sighting Credit:
  • Richard
Photos provided by:
  • Richard
  • Julia Spicer
Costume Designer:
  • Edith Head
  • Arnold Friberg
  • Dorothy Jeakins
  • Ralph Jester
  • John Jensen

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