The unique pieces were sold for 125,000 pounds, about 143,000 euros, and 137,500 pounds, about 157,000 euros, respectively. In addition, several life jackets, a captain’s suit, a captain’s cap and a script went on sale. The items generated thousands of euros. However, there was no interest in the costume of an engine room employee, a miniature lifeboat and a printed ticket. They were not sold.
The outfit of DiCaprio’s character Jack Dawson consists of brown corduroy pants, a white shirt, suspenders and a black vest. One of the labels inside has the actor’s name and the date of filming – August 1996 – written on it.
In addition to the items from the ‘Titanic’, other well-known outfits were also auctioned. For example, Michael Keaton’s ‘Batman’ suit from the film Batman (1989) went under the hammer, as did the outfit of Johnny Depp’s character Jack Sparrow from ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’ and Tom Hanks’ sneakers. worn in ‘Forrest Gump’. The helmet of C-3PO from ‘Star Wars’ sold for 687,000 pounds (+/- 786,000 euros) on Saturday.