The Thief of Bagdad Memorabilia

Blog / Jan 30, 2015

In the 1940s, Rice-Weiner, a premium costume jewellery company set up in 1938, produced some pieces of unique jewellery inspired by Alexander Korda’s The Thief of Bagdad.They were marked: Thief of Bagdad Korda© and Alexander Korda© and are still available.

The above findings are part of the research which ensued in the project – A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Film Collaboration (1930-1951)

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