One of the most recognizable characters of the Saga “Star wars” robot R2-D2 — sold at the auction house Profiles in History for $2.76 million
The robot consisted of parts that were used in the filming of the first three parts of “Star wars”, reports the Associated Press.
R2-D2 was the most expensive exhibit-themed auction: sword of Luke Skywalker sold for $450 thousand, and helmet of Darth Vader managed to the fan of the Saga of $96 thousand. Data about the buyer the robot no.
“Star wars” combines a series of popular science fiction films, cartoon series, books, movies, video games and comics, the action takes place in a fictional universe which was invented in the 70s, the American writer, Director and producer George Lucas.
Premiere of the first movie in the series was held on 25 may 1977.
Photo: Willy Sanjuan / Invision/AP
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