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Star Trek Phaser Rifle Finds Mark at Auction

By: RTV/CBS
By: RTV/CBS

A number of highly sought after Hollywood memorabilia went on the auction block this weekend bringing in some really large numbers.

The highlight of the sale included Star Trek William Shatner's Pilot Laser Rifle which sold for a record 231,000 dollars (USD). The phaser rifle from the second pilot of Star Trek was created at the request of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry in the 1960s.

Julien's Auctions, the world's premier entertainment celebrity memorabilia auction house held its Hollywood Legends auction event this weekend which featured over 800 items at Julien's Auctions Gallery in Beverly Hills. The auction featured exceptional screen worn wardrobes, props, photographs, jewelry and celebrity owned items.

Other items that found buyers included The Green Hornet and his trusty sidekick Kato's tricked out 1965 Imperial Crown nicknamed "Black Beauty." In the 2011 production of The Green Hornet, Columbia pictures built and destroyed a number of these cars during production. Julien's Auctions presented the one vehicle to survive intact which sold for 46,875.

A Wizard of Oz Munchkins Flower Pot hat sold for 15,000 (USD) while Christopher Reeve's Superman IV flying suit sold for 25,000 (USD).
Marilyn Monroe's bra from the "Some Like It Hot" gown sold for 28,125 dollars (USD).


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