Stephen Hawking: The deceased's personal astronomer was auctioned for an amount of 1.8 million pounds.
Professor Stephen Hawking's $ 1.8 million ($ 77 million) auction was organized by Christie's auction house.
Professor Stephen Hawking's personal record, including his doctoral dissertation of 1965. Make over £ 1.8 million (approximately 77 million) in the auction.
Christie, a leading art auction company, took his 22 pieces to auction. After the world-renowned physicist, Cambridge, died in March.
A copy of neurology topics Nipants "Properties of the Expandering Universe", one of the remaining five was auctioned for $ 584,750 (approximately 25.16 million).
The first wheelchair he used was sold to 296,750 kr (about 12.77 million baht). The proceeds from the auction will be donated. And his speech when he appeared in "The Simpsons" comic sitcom in the United States. Sold at 6,250 pounds (about 268 961 baht)
Christie said before the 9-day auction that they auctioned were representative. "The highest victory for scientific wisdom over misery"
Hawking twice signed his famous doctoral dissertation. He was named during the year when diagnosed with motor neuron disease.
The dissertation is expected to give up to 150,000 pounds (6.46 million baht), but interest from all over the world is more than four times the price.
Auction items also include medals. The scientific articles and works by other distinguished researchers, such as Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin and Albert Vale. Stein sells at a price of ten thousand pounds (over 430,000 baht).
Hawking's A Brief History of Time, which he signed with a stamped stamp in 1988, sells £ 68,750,000 (about $ 2,96) more than the estimated value. At 3,000 pounds (about 129 101 baht)
The auction amounted to 1,824,375 pounds (approximately 78.5 million baht).
Lucy's daughter Lucy said that Christie had helped families. "A unique and precious personal and professional business of our beloved dad."
Revenues from the red leather case will be donated to the Stephen Hawking Foundation and the Alzheimer's Association.
Sophie Hopkins, the original author, the author and the filmmaker at Christies, said about the party that took up the auction. "Very Different"