Ultra Rare- Captain Morgan Mardi Gras Bust
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Ultra Rare- Captain Morgan Mardi Gras Bust:
RARE RARE RARE -MARDI GRAS CAPTAIN MORGAN BUST - A MUST FOR MARDI GRAS AND CAPTAIN MORGAN COLLECTORS. APPROXIMATELY 33 inches tall - Number "31" of 150 made!!! Hand numbered, signed (engraved/embossed) see pictures for Blaine "Mr Mardi Gras" Kern embossed/engraved signature and it is hand number! Captain Morgan and New Orleans-based Kern Studios joined efforts to ensure that a world-class Mardi Gras celebration returned to New Orleans in a meaningful and impactful way in 2006. As part of the "Captain Morgan Mardi Gras or Bust" campaign announced in New Orleans in early November, the two organizations launched an integrated, nationwide fundraising campaign that assisted in the financial relief of New Orleans and Gulf Coast area hospitality workers affected by the destruction of Hurricane Katrina. Captain Morgan partnered with Blaine Kern of Kern Studios, the world's most renowned Mardi Gras float creator, to design 150 life-size busts of Captain Morgan. Each bust will be individually themed, decorated and saleed off throughout the country from mid-November through to the New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration on February 28, 2006. offers started at $1000. In addition to local market sales and fundraising efforts held around the country, a limited number of Captain Morgan busts were put up for offer. Each bust is three-feet tall and weighs about 25 pounds and will be numbered and signed by Blaine Kern, who passed away June 2020, known throughout the region as Mr. Mardi Gras, Captain Morgan said. No returns, ask for more pics or questions.