A slice of the wedding cake Prince William and Catherine Duchess Of Cambridge tucked into at their lavish 2011 nuptials is expected to fetch up to $2,000 when it goes up for auction next month.
The fruit cake was enjoyed by guests including Queen Elizabeth II former soccer star David Beckham and his wife Victoria and wedding singer Ellie Goulding three years ago and now one lucky royal devotee has been given the chance to own a piece.
The slice sealed in a special presentation tin is estimated to fetch between $1,000 and $2,000 at the Julien’s Auctions of Beverly Hills sale in December.
The wedding cake won’t be the only royal lot for sale a number of ball gowns belonging to William’s late mother, Diana, Princess of Wales, are also up for auction. The dresses the latest from Diana’s wardrobe to be sold off include a petal pink design by Catherine Walker which the princess wore to an opera in London in 1993 and a Zandra Rhodes evening gown Diana donned for a benefit in the U.K. capital in 1987. The items are expected to sell for at least $60,000 and $80,000 respectively.
The lots are currently on display in New York and will be auctioned off in Beverly Hills California on 5 and 6 December 2014.