'Gone With the Wind' dress sells for $137,000 at auction

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According to The Associated Press, a gown worn by Vivien Leigh in the 1939 film sold for $137,000 Saturday in an auction by Dallas-based Heritage Auctions in Beverly Hills, California.

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The dress was among more than 150 items offered by collector James Tumblin, who said he originally bought the gray dress for $20 from a costume company.

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The name of the buyer was not disclosed.

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Posted by Heritage Auctions on Monday, March 23, 2015