Play it, Sam. play as time goes by – for $3.4m

OF ALL the auction houses… Bonham’s New York on Monday night put film mem­orabilia under the hammer, including a piano from the 1942 classic Casablanca, which fetched $3.4m (£2.2m). Also sold was the Cowardly Lion costume from the Wizard of Oz, which went for $3.1m.