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  • Jesse Owens’ 1936 gold medal sold for nearly $1.5 million

    Louine Hope / 126 days ago
    Jesse Owens’ 1936 gold medal sold for nearly $1.5 million

    Jesse Owen’s 1936 gold medal sold at an auction for $1,466,574, setting another record for the highest price ever paid for an Olympic memorabilia. This shattered the previous record of $865, 000 paid for a silver cup won during the 1896 first modern-day Olympic marathon. What is most notable about this Olympic piece is that [...]

  • John F. Kennedy bomber jacket sells for $570,000

    Louine Hope / 130 days ago
    John F. Kennedy bomber jacket sells for $570,000

    President John F. Kennedy’s air force bomber Jacket was sold for $570, 000 at an auction. The jacket, containing the president’s patch and presidential seal, was given by JFK to his assistant and longtime aide for 50 years, David Powers. The item was among the memorabilia that were recovered from the drawers and file cabinets [...]

  • Annie Oakley’s ‘Wild West’ shotgun on sale for $100,000

    Louine Hope / 130 days ago
    Annie Oakley’s ‘Wild West’ shotgun on sale for $100,000

    The 130-year-old shotgun owned by ‘Wild West’ gunslinger Annie Oakley goes on sale for $100, 000. The 1893 16-gauge Parker hammer shotgun, along with her charm bracelet is expected to fetch $100, 000 each. It was also believed to be Oakley’s favorite and first ever shotgun she bought in 1883. It was the traveling show [...]

  • Bob Dylan’s electric guitar breaks auction record

    Louine Hope / 130 days ago
    Bob Dylan’s electric guitar breaks auction record

    The iconic electric guitar used by Bob Dylan at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival set an auction record after selling for $965, 000, as reported by Christie’s. It has beaten the previous auction record for a guitar in 2004, that of Eric Clapton’s Fender Stratocaster worth $959, 500. The 1964 Fender Stratocaster, sold to an [...]

  • Lord of the Rings memorabilia set got $1million auction

    Louine Hope / 132 days ago
    Lord of the Rings memorabilia set got $1million auction

    One of the biggest trilogies in the film industry, The Lord of the Rings memorabilia fetched for over $1 million in a recent auction by Julien’s in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles. It is the largest private collection of Lors of the Rings memorabilia to date. Fanatics must have been ecstatic to get ahold of their [...]

  • Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit expected to sell for $48, 500

    Louine Hope / 134 days ago
    Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit expected to sell for $48, 500

    The shrunken yellow jumpsuit of late Kungfu star Bruce Lee is up for an auction in Hong Kong. The memorabilia was worn by the late action star in his last film “Game of Death”. Auction house Spink China experts said it is expected to sell for $48,500. Lee, who died at the age of 32 [...]

  • Bruce Springsteen’s Born To Run lyrics up for auction for $100, 000

    Louine Hope / 135 days ago
    Bruce Springsteen’s Born To Run lyrics up for auction for $100, 000

    The handwritten manuscript of Bruce Springsteen’s Born To Run song is up for auction and is expected to fetch between $70, 000 and $100, 000. The original 30-line lyrics of this 1975 hit will was offered by an unidentified seller and believed to be allegedly torn from a spiral-bound notebook owned by Springsteen. The piece [...]

  • Steve McQueen’s Le Mans Racing Suit sells for $984, 000

    Louine Hope / 137 days ago
    Steve McQueen’s Le Mans Racing Suit sells for $984, 000

    Steve McQueen’s Le Mans racing suit was sold in an auction for $984, 000, earning the title of the ‘most expensive piece of automobile memorabilia ever sold at an auction.’ Its expected price is only between $200, 000 and $300, 000. McQueen is one of the most iconic names in Hollywood. The item was worn [...]

  • Oswald wedding ring sells for $108,000 at auction

    Louine Hope / 141 days ago
    Oswald wedding ring sells for $108,000 at auction

    Lee Harvey Oswald’s wedding ring fetched $108, 000 in a themed JFK memorabilia auction “Camelot: Fifty Years After Dallas” at the Omni Parker House hotel in Boston. Oswald was said to be the sniper who assassinated the 35th President of the United States in Dallas, Texas. The gold ring was left by him in a [...]

  • Most Expensive Vintage Hollywood Camera

    Louine Hope / 144 days ago
    Most Expensive Vintage Hollywood Camera

    Another Star Wars memorabilia broke a record. George Lucas’ Panavision becomes the most expensive piece of ‘Star Wars’ memorabilia and the most expensive vintage Hollywood film camera ever sold at auction, after fetching $625, 000. It was the camera that lensed the Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope and was auctioned by Profiles [...]

  • John Lennon: Detention Records up for Auction for $5000 Each

    Louine Hope / 155 days ago
    John Lennon: Detention Records up for Auction for $5000 Each

    “He don’t want to go to school and learn to read and write/Just sits around the house and plays the rock and roll music all night.” These lines from The Beatles’ “Bad Boy” seem to be inspired by John Lennon’s bad boy image way back in high school. The late singer’s school detention records are [...]

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