prop TIE Pilot helmet from The Empire Strikes Back. Perhaps almost as interesting as the prop itself is the discussion it opens up about the value of that "bit of plastic" and what many saw as a dismissive attitude from the host of the series towards the hobby. An article about the segment can be found here:
Bit of Plastic
So, what do we think? Is the prop truly worth that or is it just an example of collectors being crazy and inflating the market?