Fans of the epic “Star wars” will be able to purchase the original costume of Darth Vader. It will expose the auction house Bonhams may 14. The cost of apparel produced for the fifth episode, is estimated at $1-2 million.
“Darth Vader is one of the most recognisable and infamous characters in the history of cinema, we are pleased to offer this rare costume for sale,” – said the representative of the auction house Catherine Williamson.
According to her, a lot can be considered a rarity, since the costume is a full set, immaculate condition only increases its value. It consists of 17 parts, in particular, gloves, boots, capes and the battery unit.
However, this was a suit involved in the filming process of the episode “the Empire strikes back” is not specified. It is known for only one thing: wore it actor Bruce Heller to meet with fans.
In September last year, the lightsaber of Anakin Skywalker was sold in London for nearly 180 thousand dollars.