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Marilyn Monroe X-ray up for auction

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Here’s another chance for Marilyn Monroe fans to get lucky and prove their love and loyalty for the Hollywood icon. An intimate snap of Marilyn - an X-ray of the star’s chest - is slated to go under the hammer at an upcoming auction by Julien’s Auctions on 26 and 27 June, 2010 at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

Contactmusic reports,

The medical photograph was taken at a Florida hospital in 1954 when the Some Like It Hot actress was being treated for womb condition endometriosis. The X-ray, which shows the star’s ribs as well as the outline of her famed cleavage, was printed with her married name DiMaggio - at the time she was going through a divorce from baseball legend Joe DiMaggio.

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