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The Bids Go On at Cher Memorabilia Auction

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The Bids Go On at Cher Memorabilia Auction

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The Bids Go On at Cher Memorabilia Auction

The Bids Go On at Cher Memorabilia Auction

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The Bob Mackie gown worn by Cher while performing "The Beat Goes On" on The Sonny and Cher Show is valued at $7,000. Sotheby's with Julien's Auctions hide caption

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Sotheby's with Julien's Auctions

There's a big celebrity auction over the next two days in Los Angeles. Entertainer and all-around diva Cher is selling furniture, personal items and some of her outrageous costumes from The Sonny and Cher Show of the 1970s.

Cher is reportedly refurbishing her Gothic-style Malibu home and is emptying her closets of gowns and shoes. Also on the block are dozens of heavy crucifixes, wrought-iron furniture and paintings.

Day to Day senior producer Steve Proffitt attended a preview of the auction with Americana expert Charles Phoenix.