Is Wizard of Oz dress worth $480,000?
Auction house Julien's Auctions says the pinafore fetched the highest price of any item during an auction of Hollywood memorabilia. It attracted bids from around the world. The auction ended Saturday in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Steve McQueen's racing jacket sold for $50,000, as did a purple skirt worn by Marilyn Monroe while filming "River of No Return" in Canada. Julie Andrews' "Sound of Music dress" brought $38,400.
Critical thinking challenge: What makes "The Wizard of Oz" one of the most popular movies of all time?
Define these words: memorabilia, auction, pinafore
- Posted on November 11, 2012