Elvis Presley’s jewelry is auctioned at a Los Angeles hotel in August by ex-wife Priscilla

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A collection of jewelry that Elvis Presley gave to his manager, Colonel Tom Parker, will be auctioned on August 27 with the support of his ex-wife, Priscilla.

Two hundred pieces, including jewel-encrusted gold rings, cufflinks, watches and chains, were collected by GWS Auctions. Also included is the V-2 guitar played by Presley on his famous 1968 “comeback” TV special, listed at $750,000. “TCB” stood for “taking care of business”, a favorite phrase of Presley.

Presley’s 9.81-carat diamond “First” TCB ring is also listed for a minimum bid of $500,000. His 18-karat lion ring, which he wore in his documentary ‘Elvis: That’s the Way,’ is also on sale for a minimum of $25,000. Other accessories, including watches, rings, and necklaces, are generally listed between $1,000 and $10,000.

The King’s original lyrics chart ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ is also up for sale for a minimum bid of $50,000.

Other items in the auction: The King’s ‘Speedway’ racing suit, up for sale for a minimum of $20,000; his 1976 Harley Davidson FLH 1200 Electra Glide for $100,000; his 1973 Lincoln Continental ‘Last’ Limo for $50,000; and his personal Jetstar Jet bought for his father, listed at $100,000.

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A view of a guitar and a collection of personal jewelry that belonged to Elvis Presley will be auctioned on August 27 at the Sunset Marquis Hotel

Among the collections are numerous jewel-encrusted gold rings, cufflinks, watches and chains that belonged to Elvis before his death in 1977.

Among the collections are numerous jewel-encrusted gold rings, cufflinks, watches and chains that belonged to Elvis before his death in 1977.

The objects were part of a lost collection and do not belong to Priscilla Presley, the ex and only wife of Elvis

The objects were part of a lost collection and do not belong to Priscilla Presley, the ex and only wife of Elvis

Singer and rock and roll actor Elvis Presley gifted pendants, tie clips, necklaces and other high-profile accessories to his longtime manager, Colonel Tom Parker.  Pictured: Parker (left) and Presley conferring on the set of one of his films in 1963

Singer and rock and roll actor Elvis Presley gifted pendants, tie clips, necklaces and other high-profile accessories to his longtime manager, Colonel Tom Parker. Pictured: Parker (left) and Presley conferring on the set of one of his films in 1963

Priscilla Presley was married to Elvis from 1967 to 1973 and joked that she and her ex-husband wouldn't know what to get Parker because he already had everything he needed

Priscilla Presley was married to Elvis from 1967 to 1973 and joked that she and her ex-husband wouldn’t know what to get Parker because he already had everything he needed

Many pieces of jewelry were provided by Presley’s former wife, Priscilla Presley, although she does not own them.

The total estimate of the lost collection, as well as the identity of its owner remain unknown. DailyMail.com has contacted GWS Auctions for comment. It is also not known how the objects were found.

“Well, that brings back memories for sure,” she told Reuters, adding that it was a running joke between her and her former husband that he was constantly buying or ordering jewelry for Parker, which included gold pendants, tie clips and bracelets, because the manager already had everything he needed and the Presleys didn’t know what else to buy him.

Priscilla Presley said she felt protective of the items because she designed some of them, including artifacts with the logo of TCB Band, the musicians who formed the central rhythm section of Presley’s backing band in his later years. years.

She also said she supported the auction in part because she was tired of seeing so many fake Elvis artifacts for sale.

Colonel Parker's 11-karat gold elephant ring with diamond eyes is up for auction for a minimum bid of $1,000 on the GWS Auctions website

Colonel Parker’s 11-karat gold elephant ring with diamond eyes is up for auction for a minimum bid of $1,000 on the GWS Auctions website

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Elvis Presley’s American Eagle Indian Head five dollar coin ring surrounded by diamonds set in 14k gold is on display at the Gotta Have It! Rock & Roll Pop Art Auction Press Preview at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Annex

Priscilla Presley said she felt protective of the items because she designed some of them, including artifacts with the TCB Band logo, which stood for

Priscilla Presley said she felt protective of the items because she designed some of them, including artifacts with the TCB Band logo, which stood for “taking care of business”, a favorite phrase of Presley’s.

Sonny West's Sahara Tahoe overseer badge of Elvis (left) is up for auction for $1,000, while the King's personalized diamond and 18-karat musical note ring (first item, top row) are on sale for a minimum bid of $15,000.  The 18 carat lion ring

Sonny West’s Sahara Tahoe overseer badge of Elvis (left) is up for auction for $1,000, while the King’s personalized diamond and 18-karat musical note ring (first item, top row) are on sale for a minimum bid of $15,000. Elvis Presley’s “Elvis: That’s The Way it Is” 18-karat lion ring (last item, top row) is also up for sale with a minimum bid of $25,000

“There are so many products that are not authentic at all and that worries me,” she told Reuters.

“I want to be sure that it will go to someone who will take care of it, love it.”

It is still unclear whether the auction is private or open to the public. The event will take place in Los Angeles, California at the Sunset Marquis Hotel beginning at 10 p.m. Pacific Time (PT).

Priscilla was married to Elvis from 1967 until 1973, when the ex-couple filed for divorce.

The couple had met in West Germany when Elvis was serving in the US Army in 1959. His stepfather, US Air Force officer Paul Beaulieu, was also stationed there.

The two are said to have met when the king was 24 and Priscilla was just 14.

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