25/11/2011 10:50 GMT | Updated 25/01/2012 05:12 GMT

Just How Much Is Marilyn's Corset Expected To Make At Auction?

Marilyn Monroe, like LBDs, diamonds, cashmere jumpers and high heels, possesses a fiendish ability to be perennially stylish, regardless of what the designers of the day are sending down the catwalk. But Marilyn's fashion icon status has (if possible) been elevated to even giddier heights in recent months thanks to the upcoming release of My Week With Marilyn.

Which perhaps explains why the corset that the actress wore in Bus Stop is expected to fetch such a huge amount of money. Read on to find out just how much...