Lot 214: Money clip w/ photos owned by Bing Crosby, 1947
December 9, 2016
Atlanta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: 14K gold money clip, previously owned by Bing Crosby, inscribed 'Bing Crosby / May 2-1947' to front of articulated booklet on clip, opening to reveal pictures of Crosby's wife, Dixie Lee, and their four sons, Gary, Phillip, Dennis and Lindsay, stamped '14K' en verso to clip, 2.5" x 1.25". For most of his life, Bing Crosby, who never had a birth certificate, celebrated his birthday as May 2nd.