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Video. They hadn't seen anything quite like it before, at a fine art auctioneers in Dorset. More than 50 lots of Star Wars memorabilia and toys went up for sale after a local collector passed away, leaving a house full of items from his beloved film.
Merchandise from the movie franchise which began in 1977, specially boxed and mint condition is highly coveted. And Star Wars fans were desperate to put their bids in. Martin Dowse was there too.
More than fifty lots of Star Wars memorabilia went up for sale after a local collector passed away, leaving a house full of items, from his beloved films.
Merchandise from the movie franchise which began in 1977, especially boxed in mint condition, is highly coveted.
Star Wars fans descended upon Dorchester for the sale, where original memorabilia from the films in the 70s and 80s fetched the highest.
A large collection of Star wars memorabilia will go under the hammer today at Dukes Auction Room in Dorchester.
The 50-strong assortment for figures and toys include Han Solo, Jabba the Hutt and Princess Leia figures.
It is thought the collection could attract attention from across the world.
A vast collection of Star Wars toys and memorabilia will be up for auction in Dorchester today.
The 50-strong assortment belong to a Star Wars enthusiast, figures of Han Solo, Jabba the Hutt and Princess Leia will all be making an appearance at the Dukes Auction Room.
The collection is expected to attract interest from around the world.