A jar of air exhaled by Hollywood’s ‘It’ couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has been auctioned for USD 523 on eBay. The jar of ‘celebrity air’ was put up on auction in June by enterprising celebrity spotter Joe Wilson and has been bought by an anonymous buyer.
“Be the first to own this jar of Celebrity air, which may contain air molecules that came in direct contact with Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt,” read the seller’s announcement on online auctioneer eBay.
‘Celebrity Air’ is the latest fad in the memorabilia industry, which is full of weird auction items.
A jar of hair from Elvis’s trademark black quiff was sold by his barber for USD 115,000 in 2002.
Three X-rays of Marilyn Monroe’s famous chest, taken during a 1954 visit to a Florida hospital, sold for USD 45,000 in Las Vegas this June.
Even a cough drop spat by Arnold Schwarzenegger was posted on eBay six years ago, but it was later removed.
And when Bryan Adams left his dirty Armani socks in a Welsh cab in 2004 the car firm auctioned them for USD 950.
Fans have also snapped up Justin Timberlake’s leftover breakfast for USD 1050.