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

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

The Prop Block August 17, 2019 Entertainment & Arts Auction - Star Trek Preview

On Saturday, August 17th, 2019 at 10:00 am Pacific Time, the Henderson, Nevada based entertainment memorabilia dealer and auction house The Prop Block will host it's summer 2019 Entertainment & Arts Auction with a live, online bidding session on the icollector.com website.  The Prop Block is owned by Jarrod Hunt, a well known and respected industry professional with many years of experience at Propworx and, prior to that, the Prop Store of London.  Of the 178 total lots of Hollywood memorabilia featured in this sale, there are 15 lots from the Star Trek franchise - spanning The Original Series to Star Trek 2009.  The highlights of the Trek offerings include a TOS Spock Starfleet Tunic from "The Cage", a TOS Gold Mesh hibernation jumpsuit from "Space Seed", the TOS Lt. Palamas Pink Grecian dress from "Whom Mourns for Adonais?", a large Enterprise-E Deflector Dish Array Panel from Star Trek: First Contact and a stunt Starfleet Type-III Phaser Rifle from Star Trek: Insurrection.

Interested bidders may register to participate in the sale directly on the icollector.com website at this link:  https://www.icollector.com/The-Prop-Block-Entertainment-Arts-Auction_as60163_p1?ps=100&fbclid=IwAR3WObp67uIXWJOojTYE-AUnNM8iqUMhKeSXiijwnBSbL4IlZGe1ecinvNg&vm=0

Presented below are the original auction photos and descriptions for the Star Trek listings featured in this exciting August 17th event ...