Elizabeth Taylor Memorabilia Sales Soar

9:50 AM PST 03/25/2011 by Mark Cina
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The number of items sold on eBay shot up by 1600 percent Thursday.

Sales in Elizabeth Taylor memorabilia have skyrocketed since the screen siren's death Wednesday.

Seven of her movies, including Cleopatra, are now among Amazon.com's top 100 bestsellers.
 
CBS News National Correspondent Ben Tracy also reports that the number of items sold on eBay with the words "Elizabeth Taylor increased by 1600 percent Thursday, compared to a week ago.
 
 
In addition, the number of live listings with the words "Elizabeth Taylor" in the title increased by 24 percent Thursday.
 
Meanwhile, on May 12, an 1963 Andy Warhol silkscreen portrait of Taylor is going up for auction and is expected to fetch as much as $30 million.
 
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