Los Angeles - The bowler hat and cane that accented Charlie Chaplin's 'Little Tramp' character costume has sold for $62 500 at an auction in Los Angeles.
Bonhams said the silent film star's trademark accessories were sold on Sunday at an auction of Hollywood mementos.
Other notable items included a handwritten letter from John Lennon with a nude drawing of him and Yoko Ono.
It went for $25 000.
A set of original photographs of Marilyn Monroe sold for $21 250 and a painting by Frank Sinatra went for $10 625.
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
South African born actor and family member of anti-apartheid activist Helen Suzman, Dame Janet Suzman, made headlines this week with a controversial racial remark. Read More »
Police in Los Angeles have opened an official inquiry into sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby. Read More »
South AfricaCity Press
HousesR 9 500 000
HousesR 2 400 000
HousesR 1 630 000