These are extraordinary artifacts from some of the most legendary stars and public figures ever. We photographed them a few years ago in Manhattan shortly before they were auctioned off at a major auction house on the upper east side.
We thought we'd share them with you now.
|These are the actual Ten Commandments that Moses (Charlton Heston) accepted from God in the epic Cecil B. DeMille movie of the same name.|
|An engraved cigarette case presented to Clark Gable by producer David O. Selznick upon the completion of the movie Gone With The Wind.|
|Frank Sinatra's silver chain-link Cartier watch.|
|A handwritten letter from Joe DiMaggio to Marilyn Monroe. To him she was "Merlyn."|
|A not-so-flattering photograph of Marilyn Monroe apparently taken near the end of her life.|
|The presidential seal on the blue lap blanket from the presidential limousine that transported President John F. Kennedy through Dallas on the day he was assassinated.|
|A gold and diamond pendant that Elvis Presley wore around his neck when he toured in concert. The pendant is displayed by the vivacious Carole Cirucci.|