Kurt Cobain's Guitar Sold
A guitar owned by late rocker KURT COBAIN has been sold for a staggering $117,500 (GBP65,000) at auction in America.
The right-handed 1960s MOSRITE GOSPEL MARK IV - the only one of its kind - was sold a the HERITAGE GALLERIES in Dallas, Texas.
Cobain, who committed suicide 10 years ago this month (5APR94), bought the instrument in 1990 and modified it so he could play it left-handed.
The customised guitar is the first of the Nirvana star's instruments to go on public sale since his death.
Other instruments at the auction include a piano owned by SIR ELTON JOHN, a WOODSTOCK FESTIVAL ticket autographed by JIMI HENDRIX and JOHN LENNON's 1975 GRAMMY Medal.19/04/2004 02:06