It's one for the money this week as 59 pieces of rare rock 'n' roll memorabilia go up for grabs at Cooper Owen Music auction on June 1. Several Elvis-related items including, A white coat owned by Elvis Presley, A signed Lindberg guitar, and owned by Elvis Presley, An agreement between Camden Records and Elvis Presley, circa 1972, Elvis' drummer D.J. Fontana's Gretsch Drumkit and A Signed Elvis Las Vegas menu.
Besides that one of the few guitars Buddy Holly owned in his short career and two rare Ritchie Valens signatures and finally, up for $18,000, is the 1934 Hoboken-issued first driver's license of Ol' Blue Eyes himself - with his name misspelled "Frank Sintra".
Commission bids can be placed online now at http://www.cooperowen.com and the auction will culminate with a live event at the Mandalay Bay Hotel, Las Vegas on the 1st June 2002 at 20:30 PDT.