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Kurt Cobain cardigan sells for record $334,000 at auction

The stained, cigarette-burned cardigan is now the most expensive sweater ever sold at auction

October 27, 2019
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Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's green button-up cardigan, which he wore during their MTV "Unplugged" performance in 1993, is now the most expensive sweater ever sold at auction.

Darren Julien, president of Julien's Auction, referred to Cobain's mohair cardigan as "the holy grail of any article of clothing that he ever wore".

Cobain's custom-made Fender Mustang guitar, which he used during Nirvana's In Utero tour, was also on sale, selling for a whopping $340,000. It had been on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for several years.

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