Record-Breaking Results at The Auction at Graceland on Saturday, October 29
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"Aqua Blue Vine" Jumpsuit Elvis Wore On Stage in 1973-74 Sold for $325,000
With hundreds of guests celebrating the grand opening of The Guest House at Graceland, music fans and collectors in Memphis and around the world participated in the sixth “Auction at Graceland” on site in the new resort luxury hotel’s 464 seat theater and online in hopes of going home with a piece of Elvis history in an historic event that achieved record results of just under $1,000,000.
The auction, one of the first events held in the new, state-of-the-art theater during this celebration weekend, enable fans and collectors to bid, win and take home an artifact that once belonged, was worn, is signed or was used to promote Elvis Presley, the undisputed King of Rock ’n Roll.
Graceland Auctions continues to celebrate the life and career of Elvis Presley by offering an amazing array of Elvis personal tokens and gifts to find grateful homes in treasured collections around the world.
Through our partnership with Graceland Authenticated, our auctions maintain an unprecedented level of credibility enabling us to to provide the industry with the highest level of artifact authenticity. Our unwavering dedication provides access to an auction marketplace, driven by the trust of our bidders, that produces the highest prices realized, time and again. Consignors experience a level of personal service and maximized returns they simply can’t achieve elsewhere.
The auction featured rare and unique artifacts expertly authenticated by Graceland Authenticated, including memorabilia from Elvis’ personal life, prized jewelry pieces and concert costumes.
"Aqua Blue Vine" jumpsuit Elvis wore on stage in 1973-74, which sold for $325,000
Elvis’ Ruby Lion Head Cufflinks which sold for $32,500 based on an estimate of $5,000-$8,000
Elvis’ “E.A.P” Gold ID Bracelet which achieved $27,500 on an estimate of $10,000-$15,000
Elvis’ Lion Head Diamond Ring and his Gold and Diamond Ring with Large Lapis Lazuli Stone gifted to Charlie Hodge, both of which sold for $21,250 on an estimate of $10,000-$15,000
Elvis’ Gold and Diamond Ring gifted to Sam Thompson which sold for $17,500
Gold and Diamond Ring gifted to Janelle McComb, which sold for 25,000
Elvis Stage-Carried .25 Semi-Automatic Pistol sold for $16,250 on an estimate of $3,000-$5,000
WWII German Army Bayonet Elvis Brought Back from the Army in Germany sold for $8,750 on an estimate of $1,000-$2,000
Several decorative household items were sold, including Glass Animal Figurines from the Graceland Dining Room for $4,000 on an estimate of $300-$700; Small Silver-Plated Vases, also from the Graceland Dining Room for $5000, and a Silvered Jewelry Box from Elvis’ Private Dressing Area, which sold for $8,125 on an estimate of $500-$1,000.
A Complete Set of Elvis Presley’s Fingerprints on 1970 Beverly Hills Police Department Application for Permit to Carry a Concealed Weapon sold for $30,000.
The Auction at Graceland collectible catalog is available to order at Shop Graceland and features more than 150 pages, including photos and details of all the auction items. This exclusive catalog offers an up-close look at these special pieces of Elvis history and is a wonderful collector’s item.
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Additional Graceland Auctions Information
Register to Bid in the Next Auction at Graceland on January 7, 2017
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Graceland Auctions is Pleased to Announce Upcoming Elvis Presley Auctions
Elvis Presley Artifacts Auction - At The Guest House at Graceland
What better way to honor the legacy and celebrate the birthday of the King of Rock 'n' Roll than to bid, win and take home a treasured Elvis Presley artifact. Join us for the celebratory auction event.
Auction Date: January 7, 2017
The Inaugural Muhammad Ali Estate Fan Fest and Live Auction Event - At The Guest House at Graceland
A Diamond Jubilee Celebration Commemorating Muhammad Ali's 75th Birthday
Auction Date: January 14, 2017
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