On Saturday, August 25, 2018, GWS Auctions conducted the Legends: Iconic Film & Music Memorabilia Auction in Los Angeles. Bidders from around the globe bid online, on the phone and on-site for some of the most sought after memorabilia from the world of Film and Music.
Result highlights included Michael Jackson’s personally owned right hand crystal “missing” glove, never before offered at auction sold for $156,000; Elvis & Priscilla Presley’s 60’ two bedroom Delta Mobile home from Circle G Ranch sold for $67,650; Whitney Houston’s red velvet Marc Bouwer gown worn for a “I Will Always Love You” performance sold for $29,500; Elvis Presley’s personally owned stage worn Ankh necklace worn in Las Vegas on August 12, 1973 sold for $25,830 and the “Wizard of Oz” Munchkin Frock Over Coat with MGM label designed by Adrian sold for $14,760. Other highlights and results at www.gwsauctions.com
The Elvis Presley Mobile Home, the Elvis Presley Ankh necklace and the Whitney Houston gown broke previously set prices at auction giving GWS Auctions the current record prices.
GWS Auctions, Inc., are a Los Angeles-based, full-service auction, consignment and real estate company specializing in the sale of entertainment memorabilia, antiques, real estate, jewelry, collectibles and luxury vehicles. Owner Brigitte Kruse is the first woman auctioneer recognized in the Guinness Book of World Records and a member of the Forbes Los Angeles Business Council. GWS Auctions, Inc., offers a wide range of global experience in every phase of the auction business, including research, advertising, inventory management, security services, cataloging and sales. Offering competitive consignment rates with a dedicated team of experts, GWS Auctions, Inc., prides itself on superior auction experiences and services for both buyers and sellers. Previous auctions include an Elvis Presley jet, the first ever runway fashion show auction, legendary entertainment memorabilia featuring Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston, the world’s largest abandoned property auction, jewelry and collectibles from royal families and an extensive collection of Dalis, Picassos and Warhols. Information at www.gwsauctions.com