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Marilyn Monroe's X-rays and other personal items for sale

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Items from the life of screen legend Marilyn Monroe are set to be auctioned in America in June.

Auctioneer Darren Julien describes some of the pieces on sale and explains why they are so relevant for Marilyn fans.

Items include an X-ray of the Hollywood screen legend's chest and pelvis, a chair from her home, and previously-unreleased slides of her filming Some Like It Hot.

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