The collection, presided over by Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills, featured items spanning four decades of Wood’s career in music, including clothing, instruments, and tour ephemera. Among the prizes were a 1955 Fender Stratocaster guitar that Wood played onstage, which sold for $60,800. A cardboard cutout of a guitar that Keith Richards had given to Wood sold for $6,875.
The auction also included a lithograph that Wood drew of Eric Clapton, signed by both Wood and Clapton, which sold for $5,120.
Ronnie and Jo Wood separated in 2008 after 23 years of marriage; Julien’s said that the items were being sold as part of the divorce settlement, which was finalized in 2011. A portion of the auction’s proceeds will go to the musicians’ charity MusiCares.