Kurt Cobain’s MTV Unplugged Cardigan & Lock Of Hair Up For Auction




The Audio Mug | November 02, 2015 - 11:53 pm
By The Audio Mug | November 3, 2015
Kurt Cobain’s famous cardigan that he wore during Nirvana’s iconic MTV Unplugged concert in 1993 is part of a large selection of music memorabilia going up for auction through Julien’s Live — the home of celebrity and music memorabilia auctions. The cardigan’s a medium-sized Manhattan brand garment made of acrylic, mohair, and lycra with five-button closure (one button absent) with two exterior pockets, a burn hole and discoloration near left pocket and discoloration on right pocket. The cardigan “was obtained from a close friend” expects to fetch between $40,000 and $60,000. A lock of Cobain’s hair is also being offered for $4,000. The hair belongs to doll maker Dame Darcy, who received it from Cobain’s widow Courtney Love when Love make a doll for their daughter Frances Bean Cobain. Other notable items in the auction are locks of hair of John Lennon, Ringo Starr’s kickdrum head from the Beatles’ Ed Sullivan Show performance, Michael Jackson’s dental mold used to create his fangs in the “Thriller” video and Steven Tyler’s insurance card. Find out more about these exciting offers at Julien’s Live. Kurt Cobain is going to release his first solo album Montage Of Heck: The Home Recordings on 11/13/15 via Universal. Pre-order it on iTunes/Amazon.


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