Rescued from Imperial slave traders
by Han Solo, Chewbacca is Han's
Based on the character as seen in
Episodes IV-VI, costume consists of
a two-piece bodysuit which snaps
together at the waist. Suit is coverd
with four shades of synthetic hair,
much of which was hand-laid.
Mask is custom modified and hand-
sewn to a plastic underskull and
built around a Vietnam era Army
helmet. Jaw is movable and
features acrylic teeth.
Height is achieved with 9" platform
boots and lifts inside adding an
additional 3". Complete height of
costume is just under 7'5". Toes
are latex rubber with polymer
Bandolier is handmade from leather
with weighted ammo cartridges
made from plastic using the
dimensions observed at the "Magic
of Myth" exhibit. Made in the style
of Chewie's ANH/ESB bandolier.