Stephen Hawking: The personal astronomer of the deceased was auctioned for £ 1.8 million.
The auction of Professor Stephen Hawking, worth £ 1.8 million ($ 77 million), was organized by the Christie auction.
The personal record of Professor Stephen Hawking, including his signed Ph.D. thesis of 1965. Make over £ 1.8 million (about 77 million) at the auction.
Christie, a leading art auction company, took 22 of his works at auction. After the world-famous physicist, Cambridge, he died in March.
Copying "The Properties of the Growing World," one of the remaining five was auctioned for £ 584,750 (about 25.16 million).
The first wheelchair he used was sold at £ 296,750 (about 12.77 million baht). Revenue from the auction will be billed. And his speech when he appeared at. "The Simpsons" comic sitcom in the United States. Sold at 6,250 pounds (about 268,961 baht)
Christie stated before the 9-day auction that the data auctioned was representative. "The Highest Victory of Scientific Wisdom on Unhappiness"
Hawking has twice signed his famous doctoral dissertation. It was named the year in which he was diagnosed with motor neuron disease.
The thesis is expected to auction up to 150,000 pounds (6,46 million baht), but interest from around the world is more than four times the cost.
Auction items include medals. Academic articles and works by other prominent scientists such as Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin and Albert Vale. Stein sells at a price of ten thousand pounds (over 430,000 baht).
Hawking's "Short History of Time", which he signed with a seal in 1988, sells for £ 68,750 (about $ 2.96 million) more than the estimated value. At 3,000 pounds (about 129,101 baht)
The auction amounted to 1,824,375 pounds (about 78.5 million baht).
Lucy Lucy's daughter said Christie had been helping families. "A unique and valuable personal and professional deal of our beloved dad."
Revenue from the red leather fund auction will be donated to the Stephen Hawking Foundation and the Alzheimer Association.
Sophie Hopkins, the original writer, writer and archivist of Christies, said about the lot that brought the auction. "Very discreet"