Items Linked to Crime Duo Bonnie & Clyde Sold for $186K - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Items Linked to Crime Duo Bonnie & Clyde Sold for $186K

A draft of a Dallas police "wanted" poster for Barrow sold for $4,375

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    Items Linked to Crime Duo Bonnie & Clyde Sold for $186K
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    Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow's Western Field Browning Model 30 Shotgun, captured after the 1933 Joplin shootout by Detective Tom De Graff.

    Several personal items related to 1930s Texas outlaw Clyde Barrow have sold at a Boston auction for nearly $186,000.

    RR Auction officials say the Bulova watch that Barrow wore when he and Bonnie Parker were killed in 1934 sold on Saturday for $112,500. Parker and Barrow were fatally shot by officers in Louisiana.

    Auction house executive vice president Bobby Livingston says a sawed-off shotgun that was in the possession of the Barrow gang in 1933 sold for $68,750. The weapon was confiscated after a shootout in Joplin, Missouri, left two lawmen dead.

    A draft of a Dallas police "wanted" poster for Barrow sold for $4,375.

    All of the buyers wish to remain anonymous.

    Bidding for a poetry book written by Parker reached about $25,000 before the consigner withdrew the lot.

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