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 26, 2016

Propworx March 2016 Star Trek Auction VII - Final Results

Presented below is the complete set of final prices realized for the 95 lots of Star Trek memorabilia that were offered in the Propworx Star Trek Auction VII event; which concluded earlier today in a live online bidding session hosted through LiveAuctioneers.com.

The highest price realized in the auction was associated with a William Shatner screen worn Starfleet Commando style Field Duty uniform from the film Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989) - which sold for $9,840 (including a 23% buyers premium).   A rare Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Cardassian military uniform worn by Andrew Robinson as Garak witnessed a final value of $8,610 with premium; and a Star Trek: DS9 Captain Benjamin Sisko Starfleet uniform worn by Avery Brooks went for $7,380 with premium.

The following values shown are the high bids witnessed on the items and do not include the 23% buyers premium ...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Propworx March 26, 2016 Star Trek Auction VII Preview

The first Propworx Star Trek memorabilia auction of this 50th anniversary year for the franchise is all set to take place in just 3 days time; on March 26, 2016 starting at 10 am PST via a live, online bidding session hosted through LiveAuctioneers.com.  The Propworx Star Trek Auction VII event will feature a total of 95 lots of original props, costumes, models, set dressing, production material and cast & crew items; including some impressive models and filming miniature photography sets from the collection of VFX Supervisor Gary Hutzel, as well as some beautiful original costume sketch art from the personal collection of the celebrated Star Trek Costume Designer Robert Blackman.

Presented below are the original auction catalog photos and descriptions for some of the highlights to be offered in this exciting March 26th event.  Interested bidders may register to participate in the sale directly on the LiveAuctioneers.com website at this link:  https://www.liveauctioneers.com/catalog/85559_propworx-star-trek-auction-vii/?rows=120

And now, some highlights from the impressive Propworx Star Trek Auction VII offerings ...