In the United States robot R2-D2 from «Star wars» was sold at auction for almost three million dollars

© AP Photo / Jordan Strauss/InvisionПерсонажи Star wars robots R2-D2 and C-3PO. Archival photoIn the United States robot R2-D2 from «Star wars» was sold at auction for almost three million dollars© AP Photo / Jordan Strauss/Invision

Robot R2-D2 from the Saga «Star Wars» was sold at auction in the United States for 2.76 million dollars, reports the associated Press.

Auction organizers said that the droid has become the top lot of the auction. At the same time, did not specify who was the buyer of the robot.

At the auction were also exhibited lightsaber of Luke Skywalker from the first two episodes, pushed under the hammer for 450 thousand dollars and a Darth Vader helmet, sold for 96 thousand dollars.

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