The Captain America Avenger Auction offers Iron Man II suit & hollywood props for collectors
Profiles in History have proudly been playing an important role in the preservation of motion picture history. It has now partnered with Marvel Entertainment to hold an auction titled as Captain America: The First Avenger, presenting historic offerings of items from the films like Captain America, Iron Man and Thor.This auction is undoubtedly a rare opportunity for collectors to acquire items of such provenance and importance from a contemporary film. The ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ auction will feature 220 lots, comprising of all the props, iconic costumes and vehicles used in the film. The selection proudly showcases the imagination along with imaginative technology created and incredible craftsmanship that has been put together to portray the story of Captain America, a super-soldier which is the most iconic character in the Marvel canon.
The signature item to be auctioned at Captain America: The First Avenger auction includes the most valuable, an original full scale, screen used ‘Mark II Autopsy’ suit from the 2010 sequel Iron Man 2. Notably, it’s been happening for the first time that a complete Iron Man suit is being offered at public auction. The suit was disassembled by character James ‘Rhodey’ Rhodes in the film, as he constructed his own War Machine armor. Originally, the suit was produced by renowned movie production artists at Legacy effects, and was constructed from fiberglass resin with detailed metalized finish, resembling stainless steel alloy. The suit measures 6.25 feet tall (75 inches) and is equipped with an assembly of electronics including metal hoses, cables and wire loom. This incredible suit of armor used to fight against crime as superhero war machine will be auctioned for an estimated price of $60,000-80,000.