Collector's Call Web Extras: An 'I Love Lucy' collection loaded with rare items!
Check out these rare I Love Lucy collectibles and items from Lucy's personal collection!
Bryan Watkins has been a Lucille Ball fan since childhood. He hasn't just "loved" Lucy, he's collected her — assembling a range of items from rare memorabilia to precious personal possessions.
He shares with us some of his most treasured acquisitions. We brought along Kieta, a memorabilia expert and fellow lover of Lucy, to appraise his collection.
Plus, watch two web exclusives that we were not able to fit in the episode!
1. Image Gallery: Inside the Collection
You're gonna love these rare I Love Lucy dolls, costumes, paintings and more! In total, it's all worth about $500,000!
2. Bonus Video: 'Life with Lucy' Cast and Crew Watch
Lucille Ball gifted this wristwatch to the cast and crew of Life with Lucy, her short-lived and final sitcom that aired for one season in 1986. Indie musician Jenny Lewis was on the show!
3. Bonus Video: 'I Love Lucy' Ricky Jr Shirt
The company His Nibs sold this promotial tie-in to the hit Fifties sitcom, selling dress shirts for boys featuring Little Ricky himself on the box — and Bryan has a shirt in its original box!