Lot #589 - Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction - "1 YAHOO" Licence Plate

Stock #138397

This lot will be auctioned on Wednesday, November 10th. The auction will begin at 3:00pm GMT and lots are sold sequentially via live auctioneer; tune in to the live streaming broadcast on auction day to follow the pace. Note other lots in the auction may close on November 9th or November 11th.

A "1 YAHOO" licence plate from Gregory Hoblit's supernatural drama Frequency. The licence plate adorned the front of Gordo Hersch's (Noah Emmerich) Mercedes-Benz, and was seen at the end of the film when a baseball smashed one of the car's headlights. Earlier in the film, a grown-up John Sullivan (Jim Caviezel) spoke to eight-year-old Gordo (Stephen Joffe) via a time-spanning radio link and told him to remember the word "Yahoo," enabling the adult Gordo to make his fortune.

The white metal New York licence plate features the text "1 YAHOO" picked out in blue paint, a red Statue of Liberty emblem on the left side, and four intentional screw holes. The plate exhibits minor marks and signs of cracking to the white finish. Dimensions: 15.5 cm x 30.5 cm x 0.1 cm (6¼" x 12" x¼")

Estimate: £800 - 1,200 M

Item size - 11.81" x 5.91" x 0.08" (30cm x 15.01cm x 0.2cm)

Certificate of Authenticity This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.

This item is on consignment and is sold under the margin scheme for collector's items; no VAT is due.
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