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

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Profiles In History - July 28, 2012 - Dreier Collection Pt. 1 Auction - Star Trek Preview

On Saturday, July 28th at 11:00 AM PDT, the Profiles In History Dreier Collection Pt. 1 entertainment memorabilia auction will take place at Profiles headquarters in Calabasas Hills, CA. A total of 49 lots of Star Trek memorabilia will be included in the sale representing many of the feature films and television series in the franchise. Of particular note are a TOS tribble and Captain Kirk wrist communicator from Star Trek: TMP, a Chekov brown leather jacket from Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, screen worn Starfleet uniforms from Captain Picard, Captain Archer and Seven of Nine as well as the Enterprise E Command Chair used by Patrick Stewart as Captain Picard in three of the NextGen cast films including First Contact, Insurrection and Nemesis. Interested bidders may sign up to participate live online in this very impressive offering of screen used props, costumes and artwork at the following link: http://www.icollector.com/The-Dreier-Collection_as23897?ps=100

Presented below are the original auction catalog photos and descriptions for many of the significant Star Trek items to be sold during the Dreier Collection Pt. 1 event ...