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Frank Sinatra driver's licence and Kurt Cobain credit card up for auction

20 February 2015 - 46   - 0

Online auction house Paddle8 has listed Frank Sinatra’s 1944 driver’s licence and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain’s credit card among items in its Legendary: Memorabilia from Rock Gods to Pop Stars auction, the Guardian reported. The auction opened online on  February  17 and ends on  February 26. Other items headed under the hammer include a handwritten U2 setlist from 1983, expected to pull in between £2,500 ($4,000) and £3,800 ($6,000), a signed Houses of the Holy Led Zeppelin record, a signed copy of Pink Floyd’s The Wall and concert posters for the likes of James Brown, Frank Zappa, the Beatles and Johnny Cash, the report said. One of the newer items in the listing is a Mickey Mouse T-shirt, signed by members of the Mickey Mouse Club including Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Ryan Gosling and Justin Timberlake. The T-shirt is expected to sell for between £3,800 ($6,000) and £5,100 ($8,000) – those feeling flush are able to start bidding at a £3,100 ($4,800) reserve price. Paddle8 is also the auction house tipped to handle the sale of rap collective the Wu-Tang Clan’s single-copy album, Once Upon a Time in Shaolin. [caption id="attachment_70773" align="alignnone" width="273"] Pic courtesy rollingstone.com[/caption]

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