Elvis Presley and Amy Winehouse Items to be Auctioned
The crypt where Elvis Presley was first laid to rest and Amy Winehouse’s robe she wore in her video for “Rehab” are among some of the items coming up for auction by Julien’s Auctions of Beverly Hills.According to the New York Times, the private crypt is in a mausoleum in Forest Hills Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. In 1977, when Elvis died, the King was interred in the crypt next to his mother Gladys for about two months while his father worked to get him buried at Graceland. The crypt is expected to start at $100,000
In addition to Elvis’ crypt, the robe Amy Winehouse wore for her “Rehab” video, a cigarette pack signed by The Beatles, and a collection of ceramic Chinese dogs that belonged to Meat Loaf will be going up for auction on June 23rd and 24th.