LOTR Prop Auction Trivia

Bidders went crazy for Lord of the Rings movie props when Julien’s Auctions put the Trilogy Collection on the block December 5. Even a broken sword – well, not just any broken sword, but the Shards of Narsil — went for $25,600. Iconic weapons went for a lot more.

Think you can rank these items in order of the prices they went for at auction?

(A) Christoper Lee “Saruman” Wizard Staff
(B) Elijah Wood Sting – The Sword of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins
(C) John Rhys-Davies “Gimli” Double Headed Battle Axe
(D) Orlando Bloom “Legolas” White Knife
(E) Viggo Mortensen “Aragorn” Sword

The answer follows the jump.

[Thanks to David Klaus for the story.]

Answer:  C, B, E, A, D

John Rhys-Davies “Gimli” Double Headed Battle Axe — $185,000
Elijah Wood Sting – The Sword of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins — $161,000
Viggo Mortensen “Aragorn” Sword — $62,500
Christoper Lee “Saruman” Wizard Staff — $50,000
Orlando Bloom “Legolas” White Knife — $25,000