Maverick’s Helmet From Top Gun Is Hitting The Auction Block
— Updated on 2 November 2021

Maverick’s Helmet From Top Gun Is Hitting The Auction Block

— Updated on 2 November 2021
Garry Lu
Garry Lu

Sit down for this one, fellas. Because if you’re anything like me, you might actually blackout. An entire array of Hollywood memorabilia is set to be auctioned – and among them is none other than Maverick’s helmet from Top Gun.

Worn by Tom Cruise himself – who portrayed fighter pilot Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in the original 1986 film – just imagine what you could do with this god-tier piece of kit; what it could soon be within your everyday life. The hottest sesh helmet around, the ultimate mantlepiece flex, history’s greatest popcorn bowl – there are no limits.

How much will this cost? Estimates have placed it at a value between US$50,000 and US$70,000. But keep in mind this is an auction – meaning a hearty round of bidding may drive the price up. Best fire up that group chat to rally the troops for a collective investment.

Top Gun - Maverick's Helmet

Other hot-ticket items available include:

  • Rocky Balboa’s Boxing Gloves: US$12,000 – US$16,000
  • 1977/1978 Darth Vader Promotional Costume with Helmet: US$150,000 – US$250,000
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi’s Dueling Lightsaber Hilt: US$25,000 – US$35,000
  • Ron Burgundy’s Blue Suit: US$3,000 – US$5,000
  • Rick Dalton’s Yellow Cadillac Coupe De Ville: US$45,000 – US$55,000
  • Cliff Booth’s Blue Karmann Ghia: US$20,000 – US$30,000

The auction in question will be hosted by Los Angeles-London operation Prop Store from August 26th to 27th.

Find out more about Maverick’s helmet and all the rest over at

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Garry Lu
After stretching his legs with companies such as The Motley Fool and the odd marketing agency, Garry joined Boss Hunting in 2019 as a fully-fledged Content Specialist. In 2021, he was promoted to News Editor. Garry proudly retains a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, black bruises from Muay Thai, as well as a black belt in all things pop culture. Drop him a line at [email protected]


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