LOS ANGELES- February 11th, 2019- Profiles in History is proud to announce Transformers: The Auction.
The auction will feature iconic pieces from three of the most recent installments of the worldwide blockbuster franchise to date, Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), Age of Extinction (2014) and The Last Knight (2017).
The auction will be February 28th, on the internet only. You can reach the auction from www.profilesinhistory.com
Each lot has a starting bid of $100, allowing fans of all budget levels to compete for items from the iconic film series.
Highlights from the auction include:
“Sam Witwicky” gray leather jacket ensemble from Transformers: Dark of the Moon. Pictured left.
“Cade Yeager” brown leather jacket ensemble from Transformers: Age of Extinction.
“Optimus Prime” CB radio from Transformers: Age of Extinction.
“Cade Yeager” hero working alien tech rifle prop from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Cade Yeager” hero talisman prop from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Seed” terraforming device hero working prop from Transformers: Age of Extinction. Pictured right.
“Vivian Wembley” 3-headed dragon pendant necklace from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Vivian Wembley” hero FX staff of “Merlin” prop from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Jimmy” sunburst FX pyro blaster from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Mohawk” holographic rider “Decepticon Angels” ensemble from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Merlin” plate armor battle ensemble from Transformers: The Last Knight.
“Cade Yeager” open alien laser sword with rope strap from Transformers: Age of Extinction. Pictured below.
“Merlin’s” tomb sarcophagus lid from Transformers: the Last Knight.
“King Arthur” plate battle armor ensemble from Transformers: The Last Knight.
ABOUT PROFILES IN HISTORY
Founded in 1985 by Joseph Maddalena, Profiles in History is the world’s largest auctioneer & dealer of original Hollywood Memorabilia, historical autographs, letters, documents, vintage signed photographs and manuscripts. Born into a family of antiques dealers in Rhode Island, Joseph “Joe” Maddalena learned early on how to turn his passion of collecting historical autographs into a career. Upon graduation from Pepperdine, Joe pursued his passion to become a full-time dealer of historical documents, and opened his first office in 1985. Profiles in History has held some of the most prestigious and successful auctions of Hollywood memorabilia and own virtually every Guinness Book record for prices of original screen-used memorabilia. Highlights from their previous auctions include the “Cowardly Lion” costume from The Wizard of Oz for $805,000; Steve McQueen’s “Michael Delaney” racing suit from Le Mans for $960,000; From the history-making Debbie Reynolds Auction in June 2011, Profiles in History sold the Marilyn Monroe “Subway” Dress from The Seven Year Itch for $5.52M and the Audrey Hepburn Ascot Dress from My Fair Lady for $4.44M. In February 2012, Profiles in History arranged the sale of a pair of Judy Garland screen-used Ruby Slippers from The Wizard of Oz to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. In June 2017, at his Hollywood Auction 89, Joe sold the Gary Cannavo collection of Battlestar Galactica spaceships for 1.8 million dollars, the Saturday Night Fever dance floor for 1.2 million and an R2D2 for 2.76 million. In May 2018, Joe sold the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous for 2.4 million. In addition, Joe Maddalena was the star of Hollywood Treasure, which aired on Syfy. Hollywood Treasure took viewers into the fascinating world of showbiz and pop culture memorabilia.
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