A set of brass keys from the Titanic
|Around 100 curios that have been amassed over 40 years by Jersey-based collector David Gainsborough Roberts will go up for auction on September 14 for the 250th anniversary of the annual sale which celebrates unique and unusual lots.|
Christie’s Out of the Ordinary – the 250th Anniversary Edition, begins on August 6 with the sale taking place on September 14.
A red silk and gold thread scarf belonging to Thomas Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia)
|Jack Dempsey's world heavyweight title belt is estimated at up to £15,000||A Stetson hat belonging to Sir Winston Churchill|
|From previous sales. |
Clockwise, from top left: Michael Jackson’s Thriller jacket: £940,000, Marilyn Monroe’s X-rays: £30,000, John Lennon’s tooth: £20,000, Elvis Presley’s bible: £59,000, Napoleon Bonaparte’s hat: £1.5 million Princess Diana’s ‘Travolta’ dress: £240,000