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

Friday, August 14, 2015

Propworx August 2015 Star Trek Auction from the Creation Official Star Trek Convention at the Rio Suites Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada - Final Results

Presented below is the complete set of final prices realized for the 170 lots of Star Trek memorabilia that were offered in the Propworx Star Trek Auction VI event; which concluded on Sunday August 9th in a live bidding session from the floor of the Creation Official 2015 Star Trek Las Vegas Convention, that was accompanied by a simultaneous live online bidding session hosted through LiveAuctioneers.com.

The highest price realized in the auction was associated with Lot 1 - the 30" long Klingon D7 Warbird filming miniature from the highly memorable Deep Space Nine episode "Trials & Tribble-ations" - which sold for an impressive $30,680 (including an 18% buyers premium).  A William Shatner screen used commando-style Field Duty uniform from Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, including a rare set of boots, witnessed a final value of $10,030 with premium; while a TOS style Engineering Scanner (aka Ray Generator) tool from the DS9 "Trials & Tribble-ations" episode went for $9,440 with premium.  A beautiful matte painting of the Enterprise-D docked at a Federation starbase, that appeared in the TNG episode "11001001" realized a final price of $6,490 with premium.

The following values shown are the high bids witnessed on the items and do not include the 18% buyers premium ...