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A PIRATE’S LIFE

Black Sails remains the most addictive and intense high-seas tale ever to plunder television. The Starz series is also responsible for bringing a new generation of readers to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novel Treasure Island simply for a glimpse into the future of Black Sails stalwarts like Long John Silver and Billy Bones – two key figures in the pirate rebellion. VIP Fan Auctions is offering fans of Black Sails a chance to claim a piece of the groundbreaking series by offering daggers wielded on-screen by several pirate legends – including the dagger of Captain Flint (Toby Stephens), a blade used on-screen by Charles Vane (Zach McGowan), a weapon of choice that belonged to the cut-throat Anne Bonny (Clara Paget), Blackbeard’s (Ray Stevenson) deadly steel and a gold-handled knife used by Jack Rackham (Toby Schmitz). Click here to see all of the available pirate props and auctions – the last of the haul received from Black Sails – and join the bidding today!

 

SILVER’S WARE

The legend of Long John Silver may have sprung from the imagination of Billy Bones to haunt those who opposed to those who “flew the black,” but the man who inspired the myth quickly lived up to the lore. John Silver (played by Luke Arnold) did what no one else could – he “unmade” Captain Flint to bring peace to Nassau, and while he relied much more on guile and cunning than weapons to lead his crew, VIP Fan Auctions is offering the dagger Silver wielded on-screen during the final season of Black Sails. The prop dagger measures more than 15-inches long, features a brown and gold handle (seen tucked into Silver’s belt, above) and has been designed by the Black Sails props department to look authentic. Don’t miss this chance to claim a piece of TV history used by a legendary pirate. Click here for photos and more information about the prop dagger – and get in on the bidding today!

 

WAR MACHINE

Captain Flint (Toby Stephens) wanted a war. The unflinching captain of the Walrus wanted it so badly that he would kill friends and enemies alike who dared stand in his way. He would steal, destroy and betray for his war – all to make England pay for taking away the one he loved back when he was known simply as James McGraw. To stop him from having his war, John Silver (Luke Arnold) couldn’t kill Flint – he had to “undo” him, the high-seas war-machine that McGraw conjured. The outfit Flint wore during the pivotal flashbacks (see above) as he trained and bonded with Silver in the final season of Black Sails is now available to the winning bidder at VIP Fan Auctions. For more information and to view the pirate costume, which includes Flint’s custom-designed shirt and pants, click here – and get in on the bidding for this key piece of Black Sails wardrobe today!

 

PIRATE QUEEN

Anne Bonny may be the fiercest pirate – woman or man – ever to plunder the Caribbean. As loyal as she is vicious, Anne Bonny (played by Clara Paget in Black Sails) is, above all, fearless. She will take on a brute three times her size (and holding a sledge hammer) using nothing but her wits and two shards of glass to defeat him. She is even more deadly with a dagger and sword – and more cunning than most captains, soldiers and governors. VIP Fan Auctions is offering Anne Bonny’s signature long coat (see above) worn on-screen by her stunt double in Black Sails. The pirate coat is weathered from the sea with unique stitching and patterns that gives it an unmistakable style. Click here for photos and more information about this key piece of Black Sails wardrobe – and place your bid today.

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‘WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE SOMETHING SHINY?’

Captain Flint wanted a war. John Silver wanted love. Captain Jack Rackham (Toby Schmitz) wanted to a legacy – and as much as the other two legends, he may well be the pirate who saved Nassau. Throughout the course of Black Sails, Rackham’s defining quality was loyalty to those he loved and respected – Anne Bonny, Charles Vane, and even Blackbeard. And when all was said and done, he was the man who restored pirate rule over Nassau. As Rackham himself said, “What’s it all for if it goes unremembered? It’s the art that leaves the mark. But to leave it, it must transcend. It must speak for itself. It must be true.” VIP Fan Auctions is now offering a signature piece of Rackham’s persona in the form of three of his rings (pictured above) and a necklace he wore in the finale of Black Sails. Click here for photos and more information – and to get in on the bidding for this piece of a legendary pirate’s treasure!

 

HONOR AMONG THIEVES

Captain Flint and John Silver are legends of the high seas – two pirates with vastly different backgrounds and personalities who grew to become the closest of friends. Silver (Luke Arnold), who became more like Flint than he might care to admit, and Flint (Toby Stephens), a force of nature who became Silver’s savior and mentor, were never more powerful than when joined together in a common cause. VIP Fan Auctions is offering two of the weapons that helped both men out of grave danger, including John Silver’s 15-inch screen-used dagger and Captain Flint’s gold-handled dagger (pictured above tucked in Flint’s belt) used on-screen in the final season of Black Sails. Click here to see all of the available Black Sails props, weapons and wardrobe items now available – and claim your piece of the epic pirate adventure today!

 

ADVENTURES OF SILVER AND FLINT

John Silver and Captain Flint are like a pirate version of mismatched partners on a road trip. The silver-tongued Silver (Luke Arnold), who knows the power of a story, and the battering-ram Flint (Toby Stephens), whose relentlessness in the pursuit of whatever it is he sets his sights – together, there seems to be no odds they can’t overcome. Of course, their personalities are often backed up by brutality, and VIP Fan Auctions is offering the tools of their trade. Currently available is John Silver’s 15-inch screen-used dagger from the fourth season of Black Sails. In addition, Captain Flint’s gold-handled dagger with what appears to be the head of a griffin sculpted into the handle used on-screen in the final season of Black Sails is also on the auction block. Click here to see all of the available Black Sails props, weapons and wardrobe items now available – and claim your piece of the epic pirate adventure today!

 

CAPTAIN JACK

 

Jack Rackham (played by Toby Schmitz) has had a colorful career throughout his tenure of Black Sails. Introduced as a member of Charles Vane’s crew, he suddenly found himself a brothel owner and then the unlikely captain of his own crew (despite being temporarily branded a crew-killer by Vane), Rackham deftly walks the line between con man and hero. VIP Fan Auctions is offering the custom-made brown-and-yellow overcoat Rackham wears on-screen during the final season of Black Sails. Click here for photos and more information about the infamous pirate’s coat – and get in on the bidding today!

But act swiftly – just as the Urca gold wouldn’t be on the beach forever, the auction for this piece of Black Sails wardrobe is ending soon!

 

‘BLACK’ FLAG

In the days of Black Sails, pirates knew no boundaries, and they acknowledged no government rule. They flew the flag of their ship – and the sight of a pirate flag often spelled mayhem and doom for any crew who encountered it. VIP Fan Auctions is offering one of the most memorable pirate flags from Black Sails – the red skeleton holding a bleeding heart, which flew on the ship of Captain Ned Low, an ill-tempered pirate captain notorious for brutality, in the second-season premiere of the Starz epic. The flag is impressive (pictured above flying off the stern of the ship), measuring 12×19 feet and a bit tattered from battle and the elements. Click here for photos and more information, and claim your own pirate flag straight from the seas of Black Sails!

 

SILVER’S COAT AND ARMS

There may be no pirate who has evolved as much as John Silver. Once a proud coward and thief, Long John would become a battle-tested hero of the high seas. Fans of the character now have an opportunity to own his screen-used dagger, which he used on screen in the fourth season of Black Sails (see it tucked in his belt above, click here for more information). John Silver’s (Luke Arnold) custom-made coat worn on-screen in the third and fourth season of Black Sails (pictured above) is also now available to the fan who casts the winning bid at VIP Fan Auctions. The unique blue-and-black coat will protect you from the harsh conditions sailing the salty seas – and it’s a rugged fashion statement on land. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of Black Sails, worn by one of the series beloved characters – as well as one of the most iconic pirates in history. Click here for photos, more information and to place your bid today!