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

Monday, October 31, 2011

Star Trek: Enterprise Logic Module

Below are some photos of a screen used Logic Module prop from Star Trek: Enterprise. This computer memory chip measures approximately 3.25" x 2.75" x 0.5" in size, and features a silk-screened circuitry design between thin layers of transparent and light green colored acrylic plastic ...

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Mr. Spock's Science Station Control Panel from Star Trek: The Motion Picture

Below are some detailed photos of a 6" x 14" control panel that was used as part of Mr. Spock's library computer workstation aboard the refit Enterprise NCC-1701 starship in Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979); the first appearance of the Enterprise and her crew since the completion of TOS production in 1969. As seen in the screenshots from the feature film that follow the modern day photos; this panel was backlit so that its 90 transparent dome shaped control buttons would appear a light green in color surrounding the single red control button. This panel was also screen used in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) as the design of Spock's workstation remained virtually unchanged for that production.

The panel as it appeared in Star Trek: The Motion Picture ...

and as part of the science station in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan ...