From the Vault: Property from the Grateful Dead and Friends

14 October 202114:00 EDT

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From the Vault: Property from the Grateful Dead and Friends

From the Vault: Property from the Grateful Dead and Friends

From the Vault: Property from the Grateful Dead and Friends

Overview
226 results sorted by Lot number (low to high)

226 results sorted by

Lot number (low to high)

Ken Kesey and Ram Rod | “Can You Pass the Acid Test?

1. Ken Kesey and Ram Rod | “Can You Pass the Acid Test?

Owsley "Bear" Stanley | The alchemist's tools

2. Owsley "Bear" Stanley | The alchemist's tools

(Lawrence “Ram Rod” Shurtliff) | Ram Rod’s Merry Pranksters style jumpsuit

3. (Lawrence “Ram Rod” Shurtliff) | Ram Rod’s Merry Pranksters style jumpsuit

[Avalon Ballroom] | Handbills from the height of the psychedelic revolution

4. [Avalon Ballroom] | Handbills from the height of the psychedelic revolution

[Hells Angels] | Party stereo system — including the earliest Grateful Dead speakers

5. [Hells Angels] | Party stereo system — including the earliest Grateful Dead speakers

Grateful Dead | The earliest surviving Grateful Dead road case

6. Grateful Dead | The earliest surviving Grateful Dead road case

Jerry Garcia | Jerry’s original twin

7. Jerry Garcia | Jerry’s original twin

Jerry Garcia | A veteran of too many gigs to count...

8. Jerry Garcia | A veteran of too many gigs to count...

[Power Amplifier] | Owsley’s early sound experiments, used at Altamont

9. [Power Amplifier] | Owsley’s early sound experiments, used at Altamont

[Power Amplifier] | Owsley’s early sound experiments, used at Altamont

10. [Power Amplifier] | Owsley’s early sound experiments, used at Altamont

[Power Amplifier] | MI-200, used at Altamont

11. [Power Amplifier] | MI-200, used at Altamont

[Power Amplifier] | MI-200, used at Altamont

12. [Power Amplifier] | MI-200, used at Altamont

[Power Amplifier] | Part of Owsley’s P.A. experiments, used at Altamont

13. [Power Amplifier] | Part of Owsley’s P.A. experiments, used at Altamont

[Power Amplifier] | Part of Owsley’s P.A. experiments, used at Altamont

14. [Power Amplifier] | Part of Owsley’s P.A. experiments, used at Altamont

[Power Amplifier] | Part of Owsley’s P.A. experiments, used at Altamont

15. [Power Amplifier] | Part of Owsley’s P.A. experiments, used at Altamont

Altec Lansing | H-811 Tweeter used at Altamont

16. Altec Lansing | H-811 Tweeter used at Altamont

Jerry Garcia and Mickey Hart | Rotating sound synthesizer pedal, used by the Dead

18. Jerry Garcia and Mickey Hart | Rotating sound synthesizer pedal, used by the Dead

Owsley "Bear" Stanley | Wardrobe case, for Nudie suits and to hide his creations

19. Owsley "Bear" Stanley | Wardrobe case, for Nudie suits and to hide his creations

Lawrence “Ram Rod” Shurtliff | His reel-to-reel, used by Owsley Stanley and Bob Matthews

20. Lawrence “Ram Rod” Shurtliff | His reel-to-reel, used by Owsley Stanley and Bob Matthews

Ron “Pigpen” McKernan | Shirt worn onstage at Sound Storm, 1970

21. Ron “Pigpen” McKernan | Shirt worn onstage at Sound Storm, 1970

Lawrence “Ram Rod” Shurtliff | “Give me an A to tune to”

22. Lawrence “Ram Rod” Shurtliff | “Give me an A to tune to”

Grateful Dead | “Business always had to be conducted”

23. Grateful Dead | “Business always had to be conducted”

Courtenay Pollock | Stage-used “Geometriart” tie-dye speaker cover, ca. 1971

24. Courtenay Pollock | Stage-used “Geometriart” tie-dye speaker cover, ca. 1971

Courtenay Pollock | Stage-used “Geometriart” tie-dye speaker covers, ca. 1971

25. Courtenay Pollock | Stage-used “Geometriart” tie-dye speaker covers, ca. 1971

Grateful Dead, and New Riders of the Purple Sage | Vintage concert poster — the cancelled show

26. Grateful Dead, and New Riders of the Purple Sage | Vintage concert poster — the cancelled show

[Jerry Garcia] | Garcia’s mixing board, from his Stinson Beach home

27. [Jerry Garcia] | Garcia’s mixing board, from his Stinson Beach home

Electromusic/CBS | Leslie preamp, ca. 1965

28. Electromusic/CBS | Leslie preamp, ca. 1965

Jerry Garcia | One of the rarest vintage guitar effects

29. Jerry Garcia | One of the rarest vintage guitar effects

Bob Thomas | Steal Your Face logo, printed by Thomas and given to Ram Rod

30. Bob Thomas | Steal Your Face logo, printed by Thomas and given to Ram Rod

Herb Greene [photographer] — [Grateful Dead] | Portrait of the Dead, signed

31. Herb Greene [photographer] — [Grateful Dead] | Portrait of the Dead, signed

[Neal Cassady] | “Cowboy Neal” flexing

32. [Neal Cassady] | “Cowboy Neal” flexing

Herb Greene [photographer] — [Neal Cassady] |  Portrait of Cassady, signed by Greene

33. Herb Greene [photographer] — [Neal Cassady] | Portrait of Cassady, signed by Greene

Wall of Sound | Purple road case, custom built for a McIntosh amp

34. Wall of Sound | Purple road case, custom built for a McIntosh amp

Wall of Sound | Orange road case, custom built for a McIntosh amp

35. Wall of Sound | Orange road case, custom built for a McIntosh amp

Wall of Sound | The amp that made Garcia's Twin “sound huge”

36. Wall of Sound | The amp that made Garcia's Twin “sound huge”

Wall of Sound | MC 2300, for the vocal cluster

37. Wall of Sound | MC 2300, for the vocal cluster

Wall of Sound | MC 2300, for the piano cluster

38. Wall of Sound | MC 2300, for the piano cluster

Wall of Sound | MC 2300

39. Wall of Sound | MC 2300

Wall of Sound | Bob Weir’s MC 2300

40. Wall of Sound | Bob Weir’s MC 2300

Wall of Sound | MC 2300

41. Wall of Sound | MC 2300

Wall of Sound | MC 2300, for the piano cluster

42. Wall of Sound | MC 2300, for the piano cluster

Wall of Sound | One of the Dead's first MC 2300's

43. Wall of Sound | One of the Dead's first MC 2300's

Wall of Sound | Weir’s cab

44. Wall of Sound | Weir’s cab

Wall of Sound | One of Garcia’s cabs

45. Wall of Sound | One of Garcia’s cabs

Wall of Sound | Bass cab

46. Wall of Sound | Bass cab

Wall of Sound | Alembic speaker cabinet

47. Wall of Sound | Alembic speaker cabinet

Wall of Sound | Handmade speaker cabinet

48. Wall of Sound | Handmade speaker cabinet

Wall of Sound | From the centerpiece vocal cluster

49. Wall of Sound | From the centerpiece vocal cluster