Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Zippered Case

A delicate zippered carrying case with floral needlepoint design, likely used to store and secure small personal care items.


This item was donated for auction by the Estate of Marilyn Monroe, with all proceeds benefiting her childhood orphanage, Hollygrove Children’s Home in Los Angeles.


Provenance: Christie’s Fine Manuscripts – Including a Collection of Marilyn Monroe Memorabilia Sold to Benefit Hollygrove Children’s Home, Los Angeles, September 12, 2001