A char­iot to ad­mire

Weekend Argus (Sunday Edition) - - OPINION -

A WORK­ING replica Ro­man char­iot, from the Rus­sell Crowe movie Gla­di­a­tor, sold for Aus­tralian $79 300 (nearly R795 000) at a re­cent Sotheby’s Aus­tralia auc­tion of Crowe as­sets and mem­o­ra­bilia.

The price was al­most 15 times the pre­sale es­ti­mate.

Gla­di­a­tor is a 2000 his­tor­i­cal drama di­rected by Ridley Scott. – Auc­tions Writer.

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