The King’s Accessories from the 1968 Comeback Special

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Tiger Eye Ring

The first ring he wore during the 1968 Comeback Special was his Tiger Eye ring.  Elvis owned and wore this ring, but gave it to Claude Thompson, who was his choreographer for the ’68 Comeback Special.  The tiger eye stone is mounted on a 14k heavy gold electroplate setting.  Accompanied by a LOA from Thompson, it sold at auction in November 2009 for $4,481.

Platinum Wedding Band

The second ring he wore during the 1968 Comeback Special was his Wedding Band.  The wedding band is decorated with eight baguette-cut diamonds within a border of 16 fill-cut diamonds, with an expected sale price of $100,000 to $150,000.

1963 Bulova Accutron Astronaut Watch

This watch was worn on his leather wristbands worn at the 1968 Comeback Special

Leather Wristband worn at the 1968 Comeback Special

Elvis was not into wearing leather until the late 60s.  The leather cuffs are on display at the Graceland exhibit.

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