RELEASE | Announcing the 24 lots in James Bond Spectre - The Auction

London

SPECTRE – THE AUCTION

FULL CATALOGUE NOW LIVE

 

COSTUMES, PROPS & MEMORABILIA

FROM THE 24TH JAMES BOND FILM

 

#SpectreAuction


London – Christie’s, EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment are pleased to announce the 24 lots to be offered in James Bond Spectre – The Auction, all of which can be viewed in the auction e-catalogue here. These 24 items of Spectre memorabilia come directly from the archives of EON Productions, together with unique donations from Daniel Craig, Sam Mendes, Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli, Jesper Christensen and Sam Smith. All proceeds from the auctions will benefit Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), other charitable organisations and the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS).

The online-only sale will offer 14 lots and open for bidding from Tuesday 16 to Tuesday 23 February at christies.com/spectreonline. The invitation-only live auction will be held on Thursday 18 February at Christie’s King Street and will offer a further 10 lots, accessible to all via both internet and telephone bids. Estimates start at £1,000 and range up to £1,000,000, presenting James Bond fans with a rare opportunity to acquire memorabilia from the 24th film in the James Bond series.

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