Monroe Costume to Surface on Antiques Roadshow

According to news reports, a black dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in the 1959 comedy, “Some Like It Hot” will be featured in the Jan. 12 episode of Antiques Roadshow. Show appraisers valued it between $150,000 and $250,000. It’s not yet known which costume will be on the show. There was more than one black dress in SLIH:

Let’s hope the Roadshow does a better job with this segment, as compared to these two from 1999:

Marilyn Monroe Autographed Photo

Marilyn Monroe Collection

The autographed photo was actually a secretarial signature. The collection was comprised of items not actually owned by Marilyn, including the Cheiftain Yearbook and the child’s doll.