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Buy A Wax Celebrity!

posted by Nell Minow

Have you ever wanted to have your very own life-size wax model of Elizabeth Taylor, James Dean, Muhammad Ali, Abraham Lincoln, Princess Diana, or Charlton Heston as Moses? Now’s your chance! Profiles in History is going to auction off over 200 hand-sculpted wax figures and original movie and television costumes from the Hollywood Wax Museum and Hollywood Guinness World Records Museum.
For the first time in its 44-year history, the Hollywood Wax Museum is offering some of its hand-sculpted wax figures and original costumes for auction. Over 200 figures, including top stars, musicians, athletes, and historical individuals that have been seen by millions of visitors in Hollywood, CA and Branson, MO from the 1970s to present will be sold by Profiles in History, the world’s leading Hollywood memorabilia dealer, on Friday, May 1, 2009. Bids can be placed either in person, via mail, phone, fax or online at LiveAuctioneers.com. Charlton Heston-The Ten Commandments.jpg
Authentic costumes will also be auctioned, including Robert Englund’s “Freddy Krueger” costume; Jason Voorhees’ costume from Freddy vs. Jason; Irene Ryan’s “Granny” hat from The Beverly Hillbillies and an original Cats costume on a life-size display figure. A catalog will be available from Profiles in History.
Film / TV Stars:
Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, James Dean, Elizabeth Taylor, Tom Cruise, Barbra Streisand, Charlie Chaplin, Clint Eastwood, Will Smith, Arnold Schwarzenegger, The Wizard of Oz cast, Johnny Carson, Jay Leno, Henry Winkler, Seinfeld cast, MASH cast, Lucille Ball, The Three Stooges, Don Johnson, Star Trek cast
Musicians:
The Beatles, Cher, Elton John, Sammy Davis, Jr., Stevie Wonder, Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash
Athletes:
Muhammad Ali, Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan, Joe Montana, Mike Tyson, Mark McGwire, Hulk Hogan
Historical Figures:
Presidents Washington, Lincoln, Kennedy, Nixon, Ford, Reagan and Clinton; Princess Diana; The Last Supper / 12 Apostles



  • jestrfyl

    O Man! I would love to have the cast of Star trek in my front yard. The problem is that they would probably melt in the sun and bugs would get caught in the softening wax. O well, another good idea reduced to a puddle.

  • Alicia

    When he was in college, a friend of mine was able to get a (nearly) full-sized statue of St. Patrick from a decommissioned Catholic Church.
    It would be a blast to own “The Beatles” or Lucille Ball or Humphrey Bogart, but I think I prefer plaster statues to wax figures – wax figures are creepier!

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment quarrahn moses

    i want four micheal jackson life size wax modles and one elvis presley wax modle when i get older for my ranch house im only fourteen right now when i get out of collage im going to make a hall of fame theam park at my ranch im going to buy celebrity wax modles for my house movie stars in music stars when i get out of collage im going to pay for all the wax modles even if it coust alot i promise in my heart i want some life size celebrity wax modles i want be in the streets im going to have a big job these are celebritys i want micheal jackson elvis presley elisbith taylor holley barry beattles for my kitchen a wax modle chef i will pay for that

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