Costumes and Swag from The Sound of Music Sell for $1.3 Million

All the costumes worn by Julia Andrews and the cast from 1965’s The Sound of Music went up for sale in California and netted $1.3 million.

This includes the Austrian dress worn by Andrews and all the lederhosen they made the kids wear.

The same auction saw the sale of the shirt James Gandolfini was wearing when Tony Soprano was whacked during the final scene.  It went for $22,000.

(Hey, it was already in the auction before he died last month.)

(Via the BBC)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “Costumes and Swag from The Sound of Music Sell for $1.3 Million

  • July 30, 2013 at 4:36 am

    I had a huge crush on Liesl. Playing a 16 year old, she was actually 21 at the time. Here's another fun fact, all the children were American actors who had to learn the accent.


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