James Bond’s Walther air pistol sells for £277,250


The BBC reports

A pistol held by Sean Connery as James Bond in a poster to promote the 1963 film From Russia With Love has sold at auction for £277,250.

The Walther air pistol fetched more than 10 times its estimate of £15,000-£20,000 at Christie’s in London on Thursday.


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  • Pete

    Ha. The world’s most deadly super spy has to use an airgun.

  • http://paulinhouston.blogspot.com Paul_In_Houston

    Pete: He’s so deadly, an airgun is all he NEEDS. :-)
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  • Airrider

    Hey, it’s either that or stab someone THROUGH THEIR JUGULAR when it comes time to use Q’s new sleeping darts.