Darth Vader’s helmet raises charity funds in May the 4th auction

Darth Vader’s helmet raises charity funds in May the 4th auction

The Guardian

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Items collected by the late David Prowse, who played Vader, go under hammer in Bristol

In an auction house far, far away (well, Bristol actually), the enduring power of the force was clear.

A Darth Vader helmet sold for £2,200, more than five times the top estimate, and a signed picture of Alec Guinness in his Obi-Wan Kenobi robes was snapped up for treble what was anticipated.

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