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Chaplin cane, 'Sound of Music' clothes auctioned

Los Angeles, PTI | Updated : 02 August 2013, 08:00 AM

Charlie Chaplin's cane, costumes from the "Sound of Music" and a jacket worn by Steve McQueen in "Bullitt" have sold for several million dollars at an auction of Hollywood memorabilia.

The Los Angeles Times reports a cane from Chaplin's "Modern Times" went for USD 420,000 at the auction held Sunday and Monday. That includes auction house fees.

Calabasas-based Profiles in History says the "Sound of Music" clothing went for USD 1.56 million, including the dress Julie Andrews wore while singing "Do-Re-Mi."

The tweed jacket from "Bullitt" fetched USD 720,000.

A Dorothy dress from "The Wizard of Oz" sold for USD 360,000, a polka dot dress worn by Lucille Ball went for USD 168,000, and USD 54,000 was the price for an outfit worn by (The Dude) -- Jeff Bridges -- in "The Big Lebowski."

First Published: Friday, August 02, 2013 07:58 AM
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