Julien’s Auctions ‘Sports Legends & Music Icons’ Catalog Online, Event to be Held in Beverly Hills June 23rd-24th


Julien's Auctions has published the online catalog for their upcoming sale - "Sports Legends and Music Icons", which will be held at their Beverly Hills gallery on Saturday, June 23rd for Sports and Sunday, June 24th for Music.  While focused on sports and music, included within is some film and television used material. … [Read more...]

Prop Talk Podcast #017 – Jeff Pirtle, Director of Archives and Collections, NBCUniversal | Interview by The Original Prop Blog with Jason DeBord


Jeff Pirtle, special guest. This is the seventeenth 'Prop Talk' podcast by the Original Prop Blog. Mr. Jeff Pirtle is Director, Archives and Collections, NBCUniversal.  NBCUniversal is celebrating their Centennial, and involved in a number of projects that give people glimpses of never-before-seen props, images and more from the NCBUniversal collection. Jeff Pirtle has been … [Read more...]

Charity Auction: Auction Cause Offers Original Props from “Survivor One World” on eBay


As per tradition, as Survivor: One World finished its season on CBS last night, Auction Cause launched an auction on eBay for original assets from the popular reality television series.  With this round of auctions, also included is material from past seasons, under the banner of "Vintage Survivor".  As is the case with each season, 100% of the final sale price for the items … [Read more...]

PFC Auctions (Paul Fraser Collectibles) “World Class Art, Antiques, Collectibles” Online Auction May 24th

PFC Auctions by Paul Fraser Collectibles is holding an online auction event featuring artwork, autographed material, manuscripts, music and film memorabilia, political/public figure material, artifacts from space and aviation, sports memorabilia and more. The online auction runs through May 24th. … [Read more...]

Profiles in History Pledges More Transparency: Update & Response to “What We Are Currently Working On”


As a follow-up to the public dialogue last month between myself and Fong Sam, the General Manager for Profiles in History (see "Profiles in History Pledges More Transparency; Open Q&A On Website Regarding Provenance, Authenticity, Other Questions"), Fong has published a new response today on his Haxbee.com site (see "What We Are Currently Working On").  Though this was … [Read more...]

D23 Presents “Armchair Archivist: Avengers Edition” Video Interview with Kevin Feige


Josh with Disney D23 has published a great video featuring an interview with Kevin Fiege, Producer of The Avengers and President of Marvel Studios.  They take a tour of props and costumes from films set in the Marvel Universe. … [Read more...]

eBay Auction: “Jurassic Park Cryocan SCREEN-USED PROP Original COA” for $5,000 is “NOT A REPLICA” [UPDATE: Shades of Land Shark?]


This is an update to the article published about 24 hours ago (see "eBay Auction: “Jurassic Park Cryocan SCREEN-USED PROP Original COA” for $5,000 is “NOT A REPLICA”"), in which an eBay dealer, ridaeb, offered for public sale a “Jurassic Park Cryocan SCREEN-USED PROP Original” for $5,000…  using the same photo of a prop that is clearly identified as a fan made … [Read more...]

eBay Auction: “Jurassic Park Cryocan SCREEN-USED PROP Original COA” for $5,000 is “NOT A REPLICA”


A friend of mine last night pointed me to an eBay auction, that is much like many of listings in the "Entertainment Memorabilia > Movie Memorabilia > Props > Originals" category on eBay... it features claims of an original prop, and absolutely nothing is done to demonstrate it as such and validate the marketing claims.  In addition with this one - a "Jurassic Park … [Read more...]