Considering assembling your own team of superheroes before The Avengers comes out this May? While you might not have Tony Stark’s billions, you won’t need quite that much to purchase the Marvel superhero’s memorabilia at the upcoming Profiles in History auction. Costumes, props and even a Hydra tank are going on sale to the highest bidder on April 14th. Up for grabs are numerous pieces used in Captain America: The First Avenger, the Mark II suit of “autopsy” armor from Iron Man 2 and Mjolnir, Thor’s hammer. Hit the jump for more information on how you can get your hands on these props along with a of images of what you can expect to see on the auction block.
Rarely does a collector have the opportunity to acquire items of this importance and provenance from a contemporary film, and this sale will feature over 200 lots, including virtually all of the iconic costumes, props and vehicles from the film. The selection showcases the imagination, incredible craftsmanship and imaginative technology created to portray the story of super-soldier Captain America, one of the most iconic characters in the Marvel canon.
Some of the highlights from this historic Captain America: The First Avenger offering are:
• Chris Evans “Steve Rogers/Captain America” hero costume with shield
• Chris Evans “Steve Rogers/Captain America” hero USO stage costume with shield
• Hugo Weaving “Johann Schmidt/Red Skull” hero black leather “SS” costume
• Hugo Weaving “Johann Schmidt/Red Skull” Cube setup costume
• Hugo Weaving “Red Skull” screen-worn prosthetic makeup appliances
• Hayley Atwell “Peggy Carter” hero pub scene red crêpe dress
• Hero Cube carrier with Cosmic Cube
• Hero silver prototype shield
• Full-scale “Captain America” motorcycle
• A selection of full-scale Hydra Bikes
• Full-scale Hydra Fastrac
• Hydra and Allied hero weaponry: flamethrowers, machine guns, assault rifles, grenades, etc.
• Super Soldier Rebirth pod
• “Stark Industries” equipment
We are also pleased to offer the original full-scale screen-used Mark II “Autopsy” suit from Iron Man 2 as well as a selection of prop weapons, a pair of stunt Mjölnir war hammers and Jane Foster’s hero notebook from Thor.
We’re sure you will find some exciting new pieces to add to your collection.
Thank you for participating and good luck!