Sunday, 7 February 2010
Doctor Who Sale: Costumes Worn By Characters To Be Auctioned
Props and costumes worn by the likes of Kylie Minogue, Billie Piper and David Tennant in Doctor Who are going under the hammer later this month.
Among the highlights are Minogue's waitress costume – complete with bloomers – worn when she played Astrid Perth in the 2007 special Voyage of the Damned. It is expected to fetch up to £3,000.
From the same special, 10th Doctor Tennant's two-piece Paul Smith dinner suit is also valued at the same amount.
A jacket worn by Piper's character Rose Tyler is expected to raise up to £700 while a pair of the character's pyjamas and dressing gown could fetch £250.
Fans can also snap up their own Cyberman costume, with various designs and sizes from the 1980s on offer for around £1,000 to £3,000.
Two Imperial Daleks from 1988 are also in the sale. One, altered for exhibition purposes, could raise £3,500, while the other is set to raise up to £7,000.
Also under the hammer will be examples of Kroll squid, Mandrells, Nimons, Foamasis, Tractators, Mogarians and Vervoids and a Brontasaurus spanning the tenure of Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy at the helm of the Tardis.
A Sea Devil Warrior from a 1984 episode has been valued at up to £2,500, while a Time Lord velvet robe worn by Baker in 1976 is set to raise £650.
The sale takes place at Bonhams in Knightsbridge on February 24. via