Welcome! As part of its ongoing mission to document the Art and Production History of Star Trek, this site will present technical articles on Star Trek prop and costume authentication - focusing on The Original Series - with detailed photos and episode screenshots to complement the information presented; as well as feature pictorials to showcase Star Trek memorabilia in private & public collections, present rare Behind The Scenes TOS imagery & discuss other topics.
Gerald Gurian is a 40+ year collector of screen used Star Trek memorabilia and a passionate fan of TOS
- Star Trek TOS At Auction Part I - Gurian Collection Highlights - Greg Jein TOS Hero Type II Phaser
-Authenticating a TOS Communicator -6 Myths About Star Trek Prop Design -Star Trek 3rd Season Command Tunic
- Design Features of TOS Tricorders -Star Trek Props At National Air & Space - TOS Leatherette Tricorder
- TOS Federation Sciences Dress -Desilu Studio TOS Prop Fabrication - Unreleased Allen/Gurian Prop Photos
- The Beautiful Women of TOS Part I -TOS U.S.S. Enterprise 11' Filming Model - Captain Kirk's Chair from TOS
- Spock Ears -TOS Control Panels & Displays - Mr. Spock's Science Station
- TOS Soundstage at Desilu -TOS Shatner Romulan Pants - The Beautiful Women of TOS Pt. II
- TOS Galileo Shuttlecraft -Greg Jein TOS Cage Laser Pistol - TOS 3rd Season Midgrade Type II Phaser
- Dr. McCoy's Sickbay on TOS -TOS Balok Puppet Head - Captain Kirk "Mirror, Mirror" Tunic
- Greg Jein TOS Hero Tricorder -1992 Smithsonian TOS Cast Video - TOS 1st Season Command Tunic
- TOS "Where No Man" Silver Contact Lenses -TOS Special Effects: The Transporter - The Art of Matt Jefferies
- TOS "Space Seed" Gold Mesh Jumpsuit -Gorn Costume from "Arena" - Rare TOS Behind-the-Scenes Videos
- TOS Stunt Type II Phaser -1993 Bill Theiss Estate Auction - TOS Shatner Command Dress Tunic
- TOS Elasian Royal Guard Tunic -TOS Finnegan Silver "Shore Leave" Tunic - TOS Science Officer Tunic "The Cage"
- TOS Shatner Early 1st Season Command Tunic -William Shatner TOS Tunics At Auction - TOS Shatner Late 1st Season Command Tunic

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Some Highlights of the Gurian Star Trek Collection

LAST UPDATED: June, 2012

Here are some of the major items in my own collection, encompassing the different television series and feature films ...

A TOS Original Series Landing Party set (visible on the top shelf) and a Fiberglass Stunt Tricorder (visible on the lower shelf):

Some additional photos of the Phaser and Communicator next to similar screenshot images:

And a better view of the Tricorders:

A 3rd Season TOS Pistol Phaser:

A collection of TOS control panel buttons from the U.S.S. Enterprise Bridge set of Desilu Studios:

A Rigelian Spearhead used in the 2 hour pilot for Star Trek called "The Cage":

A Science Officer tunic from the 1st TOS pilot "The Cage" along with TOS Starfleet uniform pants:

An iconic gold jumpsuit seen in the TOS 1st season episode "Space Seed":

The costume worn by actor Michael Dunn in the role of Alexander during the 3rd season TOS episode "Plato's Stepchildren":

The blue and green jumpsuit worn by actor Harry Basch in the role of Dr. Brown during the 1st season TOS episode "What Are Little Girls Made Of?":

An Elasian Royal Guard Tunic with back armor worn by actor Chuck Beck in the 3rd season TOS episode: "Elaan of Troyius":

A Biohazard Suit Helmet from the 1st season TOS episode "The Naked Time":

A dress created by Star Trek Costume Designer Bill Theiss, from an unknown production (possibly TOS):

A tribble used in one of the most popular episodes of TOS, the 2nd season "The Trouble with Tribbles":

and a rare walking tribble also featured in "The Trouble with Tribbles":

Original film clip frames from the TOS cutting room floor, used in the creation of the final filmed episode footage of The Original Series:

Star Trek Associate Producer Bob Justman's Call Sheets and Production Reports for the 2 hour pilot for Star Trek called "The Cage":

Original Script used by actor Lloyd Kino ("Wu") in the TOS 2nd Season episode "The Omega Glory":

Some vintage signed contracts of the TOS actors Shatner, Nimoy, Kelley, Doohan, Takei & Koenig:

Spock Ears worn by Leonard Nimoy in Star Trek: The Motion Picture

A control panel from Spock's Science station aboard the refit U.S.S. Enterprise in "Star Trek: The Motion Picture":

A Nichelle Nichols screen-worn Starfleet Class "B" uniform from "Star Trek: The Motion Picture":

A large Engineering Console used on the Bridge of the Enterprise-E in the last 3 TNG based feature films "Star Trek: First Contact", "Star Trek: Insurrection" and "Star Trek: Nemesis":

The Tactical Console from the Bridge of the NX-01 Enterprise used in the series Star Trek: Enterprise:

A red Command Starfleet Uniform from Star Trek: TNG:

A TNG Landing Party set featuring Combadge, "Cobra Head" phaser and Star Trek: First Contact static Tricorder:

The TNG Captains Chair and Operations Station that were formerly part of the Galaxy Class Starship Bridge recreation at Star Trek: The Experience in Las Vegas:

A Seven of Nine costume with elements worn by Jeri Ryan in the Star Trek: Voyager 6th season episode "Tsunkatse":

A T'Pol costume worn by Jolene Blalock in the Star Trek: Enterprise 4th season episodes "Demons" and "Terra Prime":

The 12 foot long U.S.S. Enterprise D Saucer Section filming model used in the seventh feature film of the franchise, Star Trek: Generations (1994), for the memorable crashing landing sequence on the planet Veridian III:

A possible descendant of the dog used in the TOS 1st Season episode "The Enemy Within" (maybe not...):