What do Carrie Fisher’s famed “Slave Leia” costume, Marty McFly’s self-lacing shoes and the original script from The Wizard of Oz all have in common? Over the next three days they’ll all be auctioned off to the highest bidder.
Profiles in History is having their Hollywood Memorabilia Auction, running from Tuesday, September 29, 2015 to Thursday October 1, 2015. The catalogue features; a large assemblage of Iconic 50’s-70’s TV Costumes,Screen-Used auction items, plus instruments and property from music legends such as Michael Jackson and Carlos Santana.
Amidst the items being auctioned off are, Carrie Fisher’s “Slave Leia” costume collection and display from Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi. estimated value around $80,000 – $120,000 , Robin Williams “Mrs. Doubtfire” complete costume and fat suit from Mrs. Doubtfire. $12,000 – $15,000 and Michael Jordan’s uniform from Space Jam. $10,000 – $15,000.
Michael J. Fox’s “Marty McFly” 2015 Nike “Mags” self-lacing shoes from Back to the Future II are also on the auction block. Coincidentally self – lacing shoes still don’t exist in 2015, but bidding starts for these shoes around $30,000 – $50,000. The shoes were such a success that Nike is going to be producing the “Nice Kicks” brand to support Parkinson’s disease.
The 3 day auction held physically in sunny California, eligible bidders can participate in person, by telephone, fax, by submitting absentee bids or may participate online in real time from anywhere with Internet access across the globe.