Costumes and props from ‘The Ten Commandments,’ ‘Gladiator,’ ‘Titanic’ and ‘The Sound of Music’ will also go on the auction block at Heritage Auctions’ Dec. 13 event. Fans of classic movies like The Ten Commandments, The Sound of Music, Mary Poppins, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and the original Star Wars trilogy will get a chance to own a piece of Hollywood history when Heritage Auctions puts around 400 props, costumes and vehicles from historic Hollywood movies up for sale next month.
The Wicked Witch of the West’s hourglass in The Wizard of Oz and Chris Evans’ Captain America shield in Avengers: Endgame will go on the auction block on Dec. 13 as part of the Hollywood & Entertainment Signature Auction in Dallas, Texas. A 1973 “Herbie” Volkswagen Beetle that appeared in Disney’s 1980 film Herbie Goes Banana will be on offer, as will a prop Ferrari car used in a crash scene in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. The auction will also feature four dresses wore by Marilyn Monroe on screen during her movie career, including a mermaid gown used in 1957’s The Prince and the Showgirl, a jumper worn in John Huston’s The Asphalt Jungle, and a showgirl leotard the screen legend wore while promoting Gentlemen Prefer Blondes in 1953.