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Beverly Hills, California – (November 18, 2014) – Julien’s Auctions, auction house to the stars, located in Beverly Hills, has announced the Collection of the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop of Las Vegas to be auctioned during the upcoming “Icons & Idols: Hollywood” auction event December 5-6, 2014 at Julien’s Beverly Hills gallery at 9665 Wilshire Boulevard.
The famed reality show pawn broker, Rick Harrison, will bring a cast of characters and a vast array of memorabilia from his own private collection, some of which has been featured on the show, to the Julien’s Auctions event. The reality show featuring the “World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop” airs weekly and stars Rick Harrison, his father “The Old Man,” Rick’s son Corey (aka “Big Hoss”), and the charming Chumlee. The cameras follow an endless stream of guests who bring in their valuables to be assessed at the pawn shop. The haggling over the items is only the beginning of a series of surprises and fortunes found during the program.
Highlights of the historic World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop collection include a number of rare vehicles including a 1933 Chevrolet Master Eagle Series four-door sedan (Estimate: $15,000-$25,000), a rare 1917 Indian Model B motorcycle, one of only four ever made (Estimate: $40,000-$60,000), and an early 1960s Spacelander bicycle (Estimate: $8,000-$12,000).
Other highlights include an "American Flag" fuselage art piece from a WWI airplane (Estimate: $2,000-$4,000), a first edition Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol" (Estimate: $8,000-$10,000), a Fender Stratocaster guitar previously owned by Vic Flick and used in the recording of a number of pop songs including "Ringo's Theme (This Boy)" from the classic Beatles film "A Hard Day's Night" (Proscenium Films, 1964) ($40,000 to $60,000) and an original driver's license and photo ID issued to the great Johnny Cash in 1964 ($2,000 to $4,000).
The collection also includes The Beatles Sgt. Pepper Alternate Album Art (Estimate: $800-$1,200), an outlaw John W. Hardin business card (Estimate: $2,000-$4,000), an Antique Trephine Bone Drill (Estimate: $1,000-$2,000), a Jimi Hendrix painting by artist Denny Dent, signed (Estimate: $5,000-$8,000), a collection of 1960’s Vintage Rock Flyers (Estimate: $1,000-$2,000), a Marlin Model 1894 Lever-action rifle (Estimate: $8,000-$12,000), a WWII German U-Boat Memento (Estimate: $800-$1,200) and a Pistol Range Arcade Game, circa 1920 (Estimate: $4,000-$6,000) among many other items to be offered.
Julien’s Auctions Beverly Hills Gallery
Monday, December 1st – Friday, December 5th, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time Daily
LIVE AND ONLINE AUCTION
Friday, December 5th, 2014
Session I: 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time
Session II: 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time
Saturday, December 6th, 2014
Session III: 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time
Session IV: 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time
EXHIBITION AND AUCTION LOCATION
Julien’s Auctions Beverly Hills
9665 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 150
Beverly Hills, California 90210
For inquiries, please email email@example.com or call 310-836-1818.
Registering to Bid
Registration is required to bid in this live auction and can be done in person at the exhibition and auction, or online before the sale at the JuliensAuctions.com Registration page to bid by phone, proxy or in person, or online at JuliensLive.com to bid live online, or by calling (310) 836-1818.
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About Julien's Auctions
With expertise specializing in entertainment memorabilia, Julien’s Auctions has quickly established itself as the premier auction house in high profile celebrity and entertainment auctions. Julien’s Auctions presents exciting, professionally managed and extremely successful auctions with full color high quality auction catalogs unlike any other auction company. Previous auctions include the collections of Cher, U2, Barbra Streisand, the estate of Marilyn Monroe, estate of Les Paul, Bette Midler and many others. Official website is www.juliensauctions.com. Julien’s Auctions was also the subject of a Lifetime TV unscripted reality series “Celebrity Home Raiders” and the subject of major media news worldwide.
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