VIDEO: STAR WARS Droid R2-D2 Sells for Nearly $3 Million at Auction
Profiles in History is proud to announce their threeday Hollywood Auction 89 grossed over 14 million dollars. The screen used R2D2 sold for 2.76 million dollars. It's pictured left. The Gary Cannavo Collection of 23 Spaceships fromBattlestar Galactica and Buck Rodgers sold for 1.8 million dollars. The legendary illuminating dance floor from Saturday Night Fever sold for 1.2 million. Luke Skywalker's screen used lightsaber from A New Hopeand Empire Strikes Back sold for $450,000.Leonardo DiCaprio's screen used Jack Dawson costume from Titanic sold for $192,000.
Arnold Schwarzenegger's screen used Conan the Barbarian Atlantean Sword sold for $192,000. Casablanca producer Hal Wallis' working copy of the shooting script with additional Warner Bros. production file sold for $168,000. The front entry doors to Rick's Cafe in Casablanca sold for $150,000. Edgar Wallace's personal film typescript for King Kong with Wallace's handwrittenrevisions sold for $120,000. Lucille Ball's signature "Lucy Ricardo" polka dot dress from I Love Lucy sold for $114,000. Evel Knievel screen used custom 1976 Harley-Davidson XLCH 1000 jump bike from Viva Knievel!sold for $96,000. The Golden Ticket from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory sold for $90,000. An Alien Queen large replica display figure from Alienssold for $78,000. Jerry Seinfeld's iconic "Puffy Shirt" from Seinfeld sold for $54,000. Bill Paxton's "Pvt. Hudson" Colonial Marine armor fromAliens sold for $51,000. Rick Moranis' "Dark Helmet" from Spaceballs sold for $39,000.
For more information visit www.profilesinhistory.com