Wednesday, 1st December 2021

Soviet spy gadgets to go under hammer in Beverly Hills

By Abiodun Ogundairo
11 February 2021   |   7:00 am
Fake cyanide-filled teeth and cigarette packs concealing cameras are among the Soviet spy gadgets going under the hammer at a Beverly Hills auction this week. Many retro espionage devices in the sale by US-based Julien's Auctions -- known for Hollywood and pop culture memorabilia -- would not be out of place in a classic James Bond movie, including microphones hidden within pens, ashtrays and porcelain plates.