Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Elvis Presley memorabilia, $5,000, Ahlers & Ogletree
Recent Auction Results From Near & Far
By Ken Hall
A framed collection of Elvis Presley memorabilia and autographs, including a Presley-signed copy of the sheet music for I Got Stung! (recorded in Nashville in 1958), plus photos of Elvis singing on stage and playing the piano, sold for $5,000 at a Winter Estates Auction held Feb. 8 by Ahlers & Ogletree in Atlanta, Ga. Also, a mid-to-late 1950s Coca-Cola 10-cent vending machine by Vendo, restored, bright red, fetched $3,000; and a baseball signed by legend Ty Cobb (“Ty Cobb, 12/16/59”) made $2,250. Prices are hammer, exclusive of a buyer’s premium.