the Space suit from the cult science-fiction film Stanley Kubrick’s “Space Odyssey 2001” on the auction block. Its estimated starting price is from 200 to 300 thousand dollars, according to Spiegel online.
As you know, Kubrick destroyed all the props for his film, filmed in 1968, so they cannot be used in other productions without his permission. However, the suit along with helmet and boots, survived and was stored for decades. The same helmet worn by the character Kira Dooley Dr. Dave Bowman in a famous scene off-Board computer intelligent spacecraft HAL9000. It is possible to see several layers of paint – accessory regularly updated.
it is Expected that trading will take place in mid-July.