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Raquel Welch’s iconic ‘One Million Year B.C.’ style bikini up for auction

A composite photo of Raquel Welch wearing a suede-and-faux fur bikini and another photo of her donning a Star Spangled Banner bikini
A suede-and-faux-fur bikini in the style of the legendary doe-skin two-piece Raquel Welch donned in the iconic 1966 film "One Million Years B.C." goes under the hammer April 12.

Bombshell auction!

Raquel Welch became an instant superstar with her appearance as a cavewoman in a fur bikini in the 1966 prehistoric epic “One Million Years B.C.”

The sexy superstar was described as “wearing mankind’s first bikini.”

The image of Welch wearing the iconic two-piece became one of the biggest pinup posters of all time.

Welch wore the replica garment in her stage show and on her 1974 television special, “Really, Raquel.” Courtesy Julien's Auctions
Welch wore the replica garment in her stage show and on her 1974 television special, “Really, Raquel.” Courtesy Julien's Auctions

A suede-and-faux-fur bikini in the style of the legendary doe-skin two-piece Welch donned in the flick goes under the hammer on April 12.

Welch wore the garment replica in her stage act and on her 1974 television special “Really, Raquel.”

The pre-sale estimate was $500 – $700, according to Julien’s Auctions, which is staging the sale of over 500 marquee Welch items.

Racquel Welch poses in a star-spangled bathing suit for the film “Myra Breckinridge.” ©20thCentFox/Courtesy Everett Collection
Racquel Welch poses in a star-spangled bathing suit for the film “Myra Breckinridge.” ©20thCentFox/Courtesy Everett Collection
Welch is pictured in the 1967 movie “Bedazzled.” ©20thCentFox/Courtesy Everett Collection
Welch is pictured in the 1967 movie “Bedazzled.” ©20thCentFox/Courtesy Everett Collection

The current high bid is $900.

The bikini comes from the Welch estate.

Other auction highlights include her Hollywood Walk of Fame plaque from her 1996 dedication ceremony — which has a current high bid of $2,000 — and her 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL 550 convertible, which could fetch $100,000, the auction house said.

Welch’s 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL 550 convertible, which could fetch $100,000, is also up for bid. Courtesy Julien's Auctions
Welch’s 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL 550 convertible, which could fetch $100,000, is also up for bid. Courtesy Julien's Auctions

A Bob Mackie halter dress embellished with multicolored sequins and rhinestones she wore on “The Muppet Show” in 1978 — and inspired actor Ryan Gosling’s first crush — is estimated to go for between $2,000 and $3,000.

Welch “had it all — grace, glamor, and grit in a goddess’ body,” gushed Darren Julien, co-founder of the auction house.