Amazing Gizmo Mogwai prototype designed by Rick Baker’s studio for the 1990 film Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Two-piece model measures almost 11″ high, is constructed from latex foam, with the majority of the model covered in brown and white fur. Model also features hand-painted latex foam ears, snout, eye area, and fingers and toes. The body is attached to a small wooden base which slides underneath the mounted head. Accompanied by a 2009 letter of authenticity from Baker which reads, in part: “I can certify that it is an original prototype Gizmo head and body created by my studio.” Also included is a certificate of authenticity from the Prop Store of London. In fine condition. The designs for Gizmo went through several different evolutions, with this design and color being the final one for the film. RR Auction COA.
Gremlins 2 The New Batch Gizmo prototype