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Missing Julian Edelman’s beard? You can own it.

A bearded Julian Edelman reached for the Lombardo Trophy during the Patriots’ Super Bowl victory parade through downtown Boston.
A bearded Julian Edelman reached for the Lombardo Trophy during the Patriots’ Super Bowl victory parade through downtown Boston.(Elise Amendola/Associated Press)

Just a week after shaving off Patriots receiver Julian Edelman’s beard for charity, Ellen DeGeneres has repurposed the trimmings for a good cause.

The shavings are currently up for auction on the Charitybuzz website, with proceeds going to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston. The first bid is listed at $1,000 and the auction is open until 3:21 p.m. on Feb. 22.

When DeGeneres originally shaved No. 11’s beard on her show, she donated $10,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston, which Edelman matched.

According to the listing, the highest bidder will receive the beard clippings in a plastic bag and a signed photograph from DeGeneres of her shaving Edelman. Both come with signed letters of authenticity from DeGeneres.

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Charitybuzz encourages fans to act fast, because the beard trimmings are “hair today, gone tomorrow.”


Lillian Brown can be reached at lillian.brown@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter @lilliangbrown.