Tragically, some of the Ferengi costumes made for the various Star Trek shows will never see a mannequin, or the eternal care and love of a collector. In a twist of irony, they have been cut up into little squares and circles....for profit.
These posts are to document our fallen friends.
This costume was used in seasons 4-7, including the final episode 'What You Leave Behind...' It is likely best known for it's appearance in 'Little Green Men' and is personal favorite of mine. There is strong evidence to support that two of this costume were fabricated. One was sold at the 2006 Christie's Star Trek auction, but I don't believe this is it. However, it absolutely breaks my heart to see what happened to this stunning costume. Had I known it's fate, I would have purchased it myself were I afforded the opportunity. Here is the aftermath: