In order to do so, Abott has set up his own site, Marilyn's Falsies, to sell the pieces he reportedly ''retrieved [from] the waste bin.'' Abott was working at Westwood Village Mortuary & Cemetery which was responsible for the organisation of Ms Monroe's funeral in 1962.

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On his website, Abott comments how he found out Monroe wore the padding in her bra ''between her bra and sweater to make it appear as if she was braless, which she felt gave her that provocative look she was trying to obtain."

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Bidding will end on 19th August, 2015, and he is inviting interested bidders to view the hair and enhancers.