In it’s more than 100 years of existence, the Indian film industry has given us some iconic moments to cherish and has carved a legacy for itself. Over the years, Bollywood has given us epic films and the characters in those movies, are still fresh in our minds.
Being a cinema lover country, people have a huge fascination to own things used by Bollywood stars in movies and are willing to spend huge amount of money to get their hands on memorabilia’s.
In this post, the team of Funniest Indian brings a list of 7 Bollywood items that were sold off at auctions at staggering amounts.
1- Salman Khan’s towel from Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
Salman Khan’s towel which he used in ‘Jeene ke hain chaar din‘ step was sold in an online auction for Rs 1,42,000.
2- Kishore Kumar’s unreleased song
Kishore Kumar’s unreleased song ‘Tum hi to ho‘, which he recorded a few days before his death, was auctioned for Rs 15.6 lakh at the first Osian’s Cinefan Auction of Indian Film Memorabilia.
3- Madhuri Dixit’s yellow sari in Beta
Madhuri Dixit’s iconic yellow lehenga which she wore in the song ‘Dhak Dhak Karne Laga’ was auctioned off for Rs 80,000.
4- Aamir Khan’s bat in Lagaan
The bat with which Aamir Khan scored the winning six and defeated Britishers was sold for approximately Rs 1,56,000 in an auction!
5- Shammi Kapoor’s jacket in Junglee
Who can forget Shammi Kapoor’s iconic dance on ‘Yahooo… Chahe Koi Mujhe Junglee Kahe’. The jacket he wore in that song was later auctioned for Rs 88,000. And guess what, it was bought by one of Shammi Kapoor’s biggest fan Aamir Khan.
6- Priyanka Chopra’s Christian Louboutin shoes
PC auctioned her pink Louboutin shoes for supporting the ‘Save The Girl Campaign’ organised by UNICEF. Her shoes fetched somewhere around Rs 2,50,000.
7- Madhuri Dixit’s Lehenga from Devdas
The beautiful green-golden lehenga which Madhuri Dixit wore in the iconic song ‘Maar Dala’ was auctioned for a whooping RS 3 crores.