Seated with his legs crossed on a high rectangular base with wide back pillar, his left hand resting on his chest, a bolt of cloth in his right hand, and wearing an enveloping cloak and wide wig with pointed lappets, his face with full broad mouth, aquiline nose, and wide-set eyes, two lines of inscription on the front of the base translating An invocation of the offering for the guest of Thoth, Lord of Khemenu (Hermopolis), the Scribe of the Temple Nekht-Ankh, whom F[...] bore.\nCyril Aldreds c
A black and red calf leather jacket with "Marc Laurent Paris" label featuring silver buckles at cuff, red silk lining, trapunto stitched collar, snap front closure and signature winged shoulders. The jacket is inscribed on the inside lining in black marker, "To Bush and Dennis All My Love Michael Jackson." The sleeve is additionally signed in black marker "Love Michael Jackson."Among the most recognizable and famous garments of the 20th century, Michael Jackson's Thriller jacket sparked a 1980s
Judy Garland "Dorothy Gale" blue cotton test dress with polka dot trim and ivory sheer puff-sleeved blouse by Adrian from The Wizard of Oz. (MGM, 1939) Ivory sheer puff-sleeved blouse with blue ribbon. No label. Blue cotton pinafore with polka dot trim. Handwritten label "Judy Garland 3955." Worn by Judy Garland as "Dorothy" in the first two weeks of filming in The Wizard of Oz.
BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S, 1961\nAudrey Hepburn’s working script for the 1961 Paramount production Breakfast at Tiffany’s, dated 3 August, 1960, the script bound with two brass brads and comprising 140 pages of mimeographed typescript including deleted scenes, with 53 pages printed on yellow and 28 on blue paper representing changes to the script with varying dates through to 21 September 1960, the majority of pages with upper right corner either snipped, torn or folded down when completed, the par
A long, formal dinner dress of blue silk velvet Designer - Victor Edelstein A midnight blue silk velvet dinner dress with off the shoulder straps and a slight bustle. Labelled: Victor Edelstein, London. In 1985 Princess Diana wore this dress to a State Dinner at the White House hosted by President & Mrs. Reagan. Edelstein had designed this Edwardian inspired gown just for this very formal occasion. That evening the Princess danced with Clint Eastwood, Neil Diamond and finally, famously, with Joh
A Marilyn Monroe worn dress from the film River of No Return (20th Century Fox, 1954). Worn for her role as Kay Weston as she sings "I'm Gonna File My Claim." The green velour dress was designed by Travilla. Two high slits create a panel in the front of the skirt that reveals a red tiered underskirt. Exaggerated bustle at back, with ribbon and beaded trim at shoulders. Accompanied by a copy of the film.
Marilyn Monroe "Vicky" tropical print pink, black and white skirt, black halter top and hat from "Heat Wave" number by Travilla for There's No Business Like Show Business. (TCF, 1954) The design started with a hat. A skull cap in black with a huge plated straw hat, the ends left raw to give the hat movement, and silk flowers attached. It was only after the hat was completed that Travilla took it to another level and added the flowers that hung around her face. The top is a sheath of black raw si
"I feel overawed by quantity where counting no longer makes sense. By unrepeatability within such a quantity. By creatures of nature gathered in herds, droves, species, in which each individual while subservient to the mass retains some distinguishing features. A crowd of people or birds, insects or leaves, is a mysterious assemblage of variants of certain prototypes: a riddle of nature's abhorrence of exact repetition, or inability to produce it. Just as the human hand cannot repeat its own ge
ALWAYS, 1989/STEVEN SPIELBERG\n\nAN ENGRAVED BANGLE, BY TIFFANY & CO., LATE 1980s\n\nOf hinged hoop design, signed ‘Tiffany & Co’, exterior engraved Audrey, interior engraved You are my “ inspiration” Always, Steven, with original box and gift card inscribed in blue ballpoint pen in Steven Spielberg’s hand Love, Steven, interior circumference 6.6 in. (17 cm)\n\nThe box: 4 x 3 ½ x 2 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 5.1 cm.)
A CHRISTIAN DIOR EVENING GOWN OF SILVER ENCRUSTED BROCADE WITH MATCHING EVENING BAG\nLABELED 'CHRISTIAN DIOR PRINTEMPS-ÉTÉ 1968' AND STAMPED '145322', WITH INSCRIBED TAG TO THE REVERSE, THE BAG STAMPED 'CHRISTIAN DIOR' IN GILT\nthe capped sleeve sheath gown embroidered and beaded throughout (2)
Charlton Heston "Judah Ben-Hur" tunic and cape for royal procession into Rome from Ben-Hur. (MGM, 1959) Complete ceremonial costume worn by Charlton Heston for Judah Ben-Hur's processional entry into Rome for presentation to Caesar. Beige wool tunic with navy trim and copper bullion embroidery in checkerboard design, navy heavy wool cloak with lions head clasp, hammered metal wrist collars. Internal Simmons & Co. labels read "Mr. Charlton Heston, #5-A Ben-Hur" and "3-A, 753.
AN EXCEPTIONAL, ONE-OF-A-KIND SET OF 8 LEATHER FOREVER STAR BAGS\n\nA SHINY BUBBLEGUM PINK 5P LIZARD MICRO MINI BIRKIN WITH18YG HARDWARE, 21.6G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY BLEU ROI LIZARD MICRO MINI BOLIDE WITH 18KYG HARDWARE, 10.96G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY GERANIUM ALLIGATOR MICRO MINI CONSTANCE WITH 18K YELLOW GOLD HARDWARE, 61.1G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY ORANGE & GERANIUM ALLIGATOR AND ROUGE H LIZARD MICRO MINI FACO WITH 18KYG HARDWARE, 5.1G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY BOUGAINVILLIER LIZARD MICRO MINI FARMING WITH 18
832. Marilyn Monroe pink satin gown from the "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend" number in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. (TCF, 1953) This pink satin gown was worn by Marilyn Monroe as the gold-digging "Lorelei Lee" in one of cinema's most memorable song and dance sequences as she performed "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend". This Travilla-designed pink silk satin strapless gown features black satin lining with oversized bow attached at back. Features integral brassier with rear zipper closure (conc
A Victor Edelstein midnight-blue velvet evening gown worn to the State dinner at the White House given by President and Mrs Reagan, when Princess Diana memorably danced with John Travolta, 9th November, 1985, labelled 'Victor Edelstein, London', the lightly boned bodice with off the shoulder straps, the diagonally swathed velvet skirt hugs the figure tightly to the knee with bow to one side, and then flares out into a broad flounce above layered tulle petticoats, bust approx 92cm, 36in, waist 71
AN EXCEPTIONAL, MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 30 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2008\n\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1\n\n30 w x 22 h x 15 d cm\n\nFeaturing 245 F-color, VVS clarity diamond for a total diamond carat weight of 9.84 set in 174.4 g 18k white gold.\n\nwith clochette, lock, keys, exotic card, felt cover, raincover, small dustbag, dustbag, small box and box
The octagonal gold box decorated with white enamel wave motifs, mother-of-pearl inlay, and black enamel, the terminals covered in carved coral flowers, seed pearls, cabochon emeralds, and circular-, single-cut and rose diamonds, each end opening to reveal a powder compartment, the length opening on two sides to reveal a compartment, a lipstick holder and a fold out mirror, dimensions approximately 120 x 45 x 34mm, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, several mother-of-pearl
A long evening dress of lilac wild silk, with an embroidered bolero Designer - Catherine Walker A lilac silk dress with a bodice embroidered overall with pink and white flowers, green & star shaped sequins, gold glass beads and gold braid in Mughal motifs. The long sleeved bolero jacket embroidered overall en suite with the dress. Both pieces labelled: Catherine Walker, London. "Designed for Diana's State Tour of India in 1992, it is a reflection of the depth of research performed by Catherine W
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A LONG, FORMAL DINNER DRESS OF INK BLUE SILK VELVET,\nBY VICTOR EDELSTEIN\n\nInspired by late Edwardian dinner dresses, the dress is intricately draped with a bow below the waist and a slight bustle at the back, with stiffened, off-the-shoulder straps. The Princess wore this dress to a State Dinner at the White House given by President and Mrs. Reagan, at which she danced with John Travolta.\nLabelled Victor Edelstein, London
AN EXCEPTIONAL, MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 25 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2013\n\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1\n\n25 w x 19 h x 13 d cm\nFeaturing 145 F-G color, VVS clarity diamonds for a total diamond carat weight of 5.57 set in 103.27g 18K white gold.\n\nwith clochette, lock, keys, exotic card, felt protector, rain cover, small dustbags, dustbag, small box and box
AN EXCEPTIONAL SHINY FUCHSIA POROSUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 35 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\nHERMÈS, 2014\nWith box, dustbag, small dustbag, 18K White Gold & Diamond Lock, 18K White Gold Keys and clochette\n35 w x 25 h x 18 d cm\nStamp R\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1.5
AN EXCEPTIONAL, MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 30 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2008\n\nGRADE: 2\n\n30 w x 22 h x 15 d cm\n\nincludes lock, keys, clochette and dustbag\n\nCrocodylus niloticus, Annexe CITES II-B\n\n~ This lot is subject to CITES export/import restrictions. The lot can only be shipped to addresses within the European Union or collected from our London King Street saleroom. Please refer to the “Conditions of Sale” and contact the departm
A formal cream coloured silk crepe dinner dress Designer - Catherine Walker A cream silk crepe dinner dress with nearly off the shoulder neckline, and bodice formed by crossed draped panels. Originally designed for Diana's attendance at a royal banquet for the King and Queen of Malaysia in 1993. This dress was also worn by Diana for the now world famous photo shoot by Mario Testino in a 1997 issue of Vanity Fair.
Erving began his professional career in the American Basketball Association with the Virginia Squires and the New York Nets. Widely regarded as the greatest player of his time, he is often considered to have been the main catalyst for the ABA-NBA merger in 1976. A 6-7, 210-pound small forward, he also played for 11 years with the Philadelphia 76ers, leading them to the NBA crown in 1983. In his five ABA seasons, Erving won three scoring titles, three Most Valuable Player Awards and two league ch
Important "dust jacket" black bellied plover, Elmer Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts circa 1890's. Carved primaries with extended wing tips and shoe button eyes. Detailed shoulder carving with modeled spotting on breast and underside. Mackey collection stamp is on underside.
Nicknamed the "Wizard of Westwood", he won ten NCAA national championships in a 12-year period — seven in a row — as head coach at UCLA, an unprecedented feat. Within this period, his teams won a record 88 consecutive games. He was named national coach of the year six times. As a player, Wooden was the first to be named basketball All-American three times and he won a national championship at Purdue. Wooden was named a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame as a player (inducted in 1961) and as a
A halter-neck dinner dress in black Clerici silk crepe Designer - Catherine Walker A black halter-neck dress trimmed at the neckline and one hip with black bugle and round beads. Labelled: Catherine Walker, London. This dress was worn by Diana to the Palace de Versailles for "La Deuxieme Nuit International de L'enfrance" organized by UNESCO, 1994. This dress was also worn by Diana for the now world famous photo shoot by Mario Testino in a 1997 issue of Vanity Fair.
A long dinner dress and tailcoat of burgundy velvet Designer - Catherine Walker Inspired by men's dress of the early 19th Century, this is a full length and strapless, burgundy silk velvet dinner dress, worn under a Bouton Renaud silk velvet tailcoat embroidered with flowers and leaves in gold thread and pearls. Labelled: Catherine Walker for The Chelsea Design Company, London. This dress was worn by Diana at the film premiere of Steel Magnolia's in 1990 and during her state visit to Korea in 19
A fine and important Elsa Schiaparelli couture Zodiac jacket, the Astrology Collection, Winter, 1938-39, Paris labelled and numbered 64010, of midnight blue velvet, with twelve magnificent Lesage couched and embroidered gilt strip signs of the zodiac (or glyphs) to the front opening and neck, edged with rhinestones and crimped metal strip, the front panels and rear hips sprinkled with miniscule glass bugle beaded stardust, rhinestone and gold thread embroidered planets and constellations, glass
RARE SAC BIRKIN HIMALAYA 35 EN CROCODILE NILOTICUS BLANC MAT, GARNITURE EN MÉTAL ARGENTÉ PALLADIÉ\nHERMÈS, 2009\nWith padlock, keys, clochette, rain protector dustbag and box.\nl. 35 x h. 25 x p. 18 cm.\nStamped M\nÉTAT: 3
Listenpreis: 170.556,55 ? Hubraum: 2.981 ccm Leistung: 309 kW / 420 PS Antrieb: Allradantrieb Schaltung: Automatik Kraftstoff: Benzin Außenfarbe: Schwarz Innenfarbe: Vollleder Schwarz Kilometerstand: 15 km Vorbesitzer: 0 20-Zoll 911 Turbo Räder; Abdeckung Scheinwerferreinigungsanlage lackiert; Adaptive Sportsitze Plus (18Wege, elektrisch) mit Memory-Paket; Außenspiegel SportDesign; Automatisch abblendende Innen-/Außenspiegel mit integriertem Regensensor; BOSE® Surround Sound-System; Digitalradio
SAC BIRKIN HIMALAYA 25 EN CROCODILE NILOTICUS BLANC MAT, GARNITURE EN MÉTAL ARGENTÉ PALLADIÉ\nHERMÈS, 2014\nWith padlock, keys, clochette, rain protector, felt protector, large dustbag, small dustbag, leather card and box.\nl. 25 x h. 20 x p. 14 cm.\nStamped R\nÉTAT: 1
Princess Diana's fine and rare Emanuel ivory silk moss crêpe evening gown, worn for an Official visit to Bahrain, November, 16th, 1986, labelled Emanuel Special, the draped bodice panel, leg o' mutton sleeves and cockade to one shoulder applied with floret's formed from crystals, sequins and glass beads, embroidered by Hand & Lock (who also embroidered her bridal veil), bust 81-86cm, 32-34in; together with a letter from Elizabeth Emanuel confirming that this dress was a one-off, commissioned by
With broad splayed foot in three degrees, torus molding at its juncture with the body, triple handles, narrow torus molding at the base of the neck, and echinus mouth with fine carination below; the body painted on each side with a young horseman facing right and carrying two spears, the horseman on side A leading another horse beside him, both horsemen flanked by four standing bearded men or gods, the two on the left wearing long decorated chitons and himations and holding spears on side B and
A chic, sarong inspired, evening dress of grey silk crepe Designer - Catherine Walker A grey silk crepe evening dress, the bodice embroidered with subtle simulated pearls and sequins, the long skirt draped serong style and slit at the side. This dress was also worn by Diana for the now world famous photo shoot by Mario Testino in a 1997 issue of Vanity Fair. Labelled: Catherine Walker, London.
Gemini G-2C-4 full pressure suit, approx. 75 inches tall from boot to helmet; inner pressure layer made of neoprene rubber, outer cover layer of white HT Nylon, with pressure-sealing entry zipper running from back of neck down to just above crotch, original NASA meatball patch at left chest, left shoulder with replaced American flag patch, three anodized aluminum umbilical life support outlets, label at nape reads: "SUIT, HIGH ALTITUDE / FULL PRESSURE / G-2C-4 / SIZE KANOWSKI / DATE OF MFG. 8-12
A red lamé jacket embellished with rows of loch rosen rhinestones along collar and at cuffs worn by Michael Jackson for The Jacksons' Victory Tour. Signed on lining "Love Michael Jackson." The jacket was designed by Bill Whitten and bears a Bill Whitten tag. Below the tag is handwritten "HAV 0 01."
A MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE BIRKIN 30 WITH PALLADIUM HARDWARE\nHERMÈS, 2014\nwith clochette, lock, keys, extoic card, rain protector, felt cover, 2 small dustbags, dustbag and box\n30 w x 22 h x 15 d cm\nStamp R\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1
The Hon. Lady Diana Spencer ivory silk taffeta dress with train by David & Elizabeth Emmanuel together with replica tiara, veil and bouquet, 1981\nAn ivory silk taffeta dress with large puffed elbow length sleeves and full skirt, together with a corresponding full silk net petticoat. The dress is decorated with Carrickmacross lace and embroidered with seed pearls and sequins. The neckline is ruffed and decorated with a silk bow, two corresponding bows also edge the sleeves. This extravagant, ro
1) BOSS SXS DBL. SN 7529. (ca 1928) Cal. 16 ga. 2-9/16" Chambers. 28" Chopper lump bbls engraved "Boss & Co Dover Street, Piccadilly, London. England" on narrow swamped game rib. Gun built as part of a true pair, with the number "1" gold inlaid on rear portion of rib, top lever, and forend tip. Bbl flats stamped with London nitro proofs for 2-1/2" chambers. SN are on bottom of bbls. Nicely scaled down case hardened sidelock action stocked to the fence and features automatic safety (SAFE inlaid i
A LONG, STRAPLESS EVENING DRESS AND CROPPED JACKET,\nBY CATHERINE WALKER\n\nThe strapless sheath dress, in tinted white crepe silk, is embroidered overall with simulated pearls and white sequins. The jacket, with a stand up collar inspired by an Elizabethan ruff, is edged in pearls. Worn for the British Fashion Awards at the Albert Hall, London in 1989 by the Princess, this ensemble has also been worn for state visits, such as that to Hong Kong in 1989, and to film premieres.\nLabelled Catherine
A Nautical evening dress of navy blue silk crepe Designer - Catherine Walker An asymmetric navy blue silk evening dress trimmed in a nautical style with three rows of gold braid on the neckline and cuff. The skirt is slit at the center to the knee. This dress was worn by Diana on the Royal Yacht "Britannia" often when barefoot. Labelled: Catherine Walker for The Chelsea Design Company, London.
AN EXCEPTIONAL, SHINY BLACK POROSUS CROCODILE DIAMOND SELLIER KELLY 25 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2012\n\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 2\n\n25 w x 19 h x 9 d cm\n\nincludes clochette, lock, keys, felt protector, shoulder strap, rain cover, two small dustbags and dustbag