.

John Lennon and Kurt Cobain Items Fetch Big Dollars At Auction (Top Story)


.
On Tuesday John Lennon and Kurt Cobain Items Fetch Big Dollars At Auction was a top story. Here is the recap: (Classic Rock) A guitar owned by late Beatles legend John Lennon has fetched $2.41 m at auction - while Kurt Cobain's iconic MTV Unplugged cardigan sweater sold for $140,800.

The Gibson J-160E acoustic is thought to have been used to write and record Beatles hits including Love Me Do and I Want To Hold Your Hand and was put up for sale at Julien's Auctions in Los Angeles where it was expected to fetch up to $800,000.

It ended up selling for $2.4m. The guitar mysteriously went missing 50 years ago before making its way to San Diego in the US where it was bought for a few hundred dollars by John McCaw. Read more and see the items and the tweets - here.

Classic Rock Magazine is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Classic Rock Magazine- Excerpted here with permission.

John Lennon Music, DVDs, Books and more

John Lennon T-shirts and Posters

More John Lennon News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


John Lennon 'Dear John' Tribute Concert Announced

Aftermath Give John Lennon Classic Unique Makeover

Rolling Stones Share John Lennon Led Supergroup Performance 2019 In Review

Stones Share John Lennon Led Supergroup Performance

Donnie Vie Releases Video For Cover Of John Lennon Classic

Paul McCartney Streaming John Lennon Inspired Song 2018 In Review

Foo Fighters Mash Up Van Halen and John Lennon Classics 2018 In Review

Paul McCartney Streaming John Lennon Inspired Song

John Lennon 140-Track 'Imagine' Collection Set For Release

John Lennon Imagine Film Expanded and Restored For Movie Theater Release