MEMPHIS, Tenn .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – With thousands of fans and pop culture enthusiasts in Memphis too King
by Rock & # 39; n & # 39; Rolls ™ 84th Birthday celebrate life and career
Elvis on Graceland®,
music fans and collectors in Memphis and around the world attended
on site and online in the hope of returning home with a piece of Elvis history
Auction at Graceland, which brought in over $ 600,000 today.
Presented by Graceland
Auctions, the auction was held The
Guest House at Graceland. Part of the auction benefited
Elvis Presley Charitable Foundation (EPCF), a 501 (c) 3 organization.
The auction contained rare and unique items that are authentically approved by
Graceland Authenticated, including memorabilia from Elvis & # 39; personal
life, award-winning jewelry pieces and outfits. Highlights and sales prices
Included: A tailored Red Velvet Shirt probably worn on the stage for
1956 evening show by Elvis & # 39; famous September 1956 show in Tupelo,
Mississippi – $ 37,500; a gold and diamond ring that Elvis had on stage
and gave to his father Vernon – $ 30,000; an Elvis owned diamond and gold
Call as he gave to J.D. Sumner – $ 22,500; Elvis & Electro-Voice
Microphone – $ 17,500; Elvis & turquoise & silver ring – $ 11,875; 1956
Love Me Tender theater lobby standee, a rare movie artifact – $ 11,250;
Elvis Blue Winter Ski Jacket- $ 10,625; a pair of 1955 color slides off
Elvis Performs in Austin, Texas on the Louisiana Hayride Tour –
$ 10,000; and much more.
For a complete list of all goods and final prices, visit http://auction.graceland.com/catalog.aspx.
All the realized prices include a 25% buyer's premium. For more
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About Graceland and Elvis Presley Enterprises,
Elvis Presley's Graceland, in Memphis, is the music's main and
dear landmark, with hundreds of thousands of fans from all over the country
The world visits the historic home every year. Elvis Presley Enterprises,
Inc. (EPE) manages the operation of Graceland and its related
properties including Elvis Presley's Memphis, Graceland's new
entertainment and exhibition complex over 200,000 square meters in size;
AAA Four Diamond Guest House at Graceland 450 bedroom resort hotel; and
The Graceland Archives, with thousands of items from Elvis & # 39;
home and career. EPE also produces and licenses Elvis theme live
events, tours and attractions all over the world. Graceland Holdings LLC, led by
CEO Joel Weinshanker is the majority owner of EPE. Auction
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Auctions at Graceland. Graceland is the only attraction worldwide
ever get five USA Today 10Best Readers & # 39; Choice Awards: in 2018, it
was voted "Best Tennessee Attraction" and Best Holiday Historic Home
Tour, in 2015 voted the world's best musical attraction and best
Historic Southern Attraction, and in 2013 voted the # 1 "Iconic American
Attraction. "2018 TripAdvisor Travelers & # 39; Choice Destination Rates
Graceland is one of the 25 best landmarks in the world and Rolling Stone
called it one of the 10 Great American Music Landmarks. For more information
at EPE and Graceland, visit www.graceland.com.
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