Fans looking for Star Trek memorabilia are in luck as over a dozen lots featuring Star Trek items of interest will be up for auction next weekend including at least one item sure to catch the attention of original series fans.
The Premiere Props auction will be held on Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3 at the Premiere Props Warehouse located at 128 Sierra St. El Segundo, CA 90245, at 11 AM Pacific Time.
Over one thousand items from various shows and movies, including some from Star Trek, will be offered to the public. Of special interest to fans of the original series will be lot #308, which contains an actual silicone latex ear worn by Leonard Nimoy as Spock in Star Trek: The Motion Picture. “Spock’s ears are an iconic part of Star Trek and fans across the world would love to own it,” said Premier Props’ Dan Levins. “We’ve already had lots of bids.” The ear was acquired directly from the prop master of Star Trek: The Motion Picture.
Other Trek items of interest include animated cels from Star Trek: The Animated Series featuring Scotty and Kirk, concept sketches and drawings, a suit worn by Armin Shimerman as Herbert Rossoff in Far Beyond the Stars, a Star Trek: The Next Generation Writer/Director’s Guide, a draft of the Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country screenplay and other items. The entire auction guide, including the Star Trek items, can be seen here.
Over a thousand items in all will be auctioned and proceeds for some of the items will go to specific charities. Fans can bid now, by heading to the following links: icollector.com and liveauctioneers.com.
“Premiere Props is the leading marketing memorabilia company to market, authenticate, package, and distribute exclusive movie memorabilia. Since 2001, Premiere Props has represented over 300 movies to date and continues to grow strong. Premiere Props works with some of the largest motion picture studios and independent distributors in the world.”
Source: Hollywood Live Auctions