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Lucille Ball’s ‘I Love Lucy’ polka dotted dress sold at auction for $168K!! A bidder purchased it when the dress went up for auction through Profiles in History, the nation’s leading dealer in guaranteed-authentic original historical autographs, letters, documents, vintage signed photographs and manuscripts.
I absolutely LOVED watching this show as a child and I still roar with laughter TODAY! If you haven’t seen it… you HAVE to check out the “chocolate assembly line” episode. OMG, my tummy hurts when I see this! Lucy Ricardo was so adorable and truly a funny lady.
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Other showbiz-related items included:
A costume worn by James Gandolfini in his final “Sopranos” scene which sold for $22,000.
A dress used by Judy Garland to test in for “The Wizard of Oz” and worn during the first two weeks of filming sold for $360,000.
Costumes used in “The Sound of Music,” including Julie Andrews’ key Maria dress and floral lederhosen worn by the Von Trapp family children sold for $1.3 million.