The acoustic guitar of the late Nirvana rock band leader Kurt Cobain is up for auction in the U.S. for almost $1 million, according to the website of Julien’s Auctions on Monday, May 11.
It is specified that we are talking about the guitar Martin D-18E 1959, with which Cobain played at an acoustic concert MTV Unplugged, which took place November 18, 1993 in New York, that is, five months before the death of the musician.
The auction will be held in Beverly Hills on June 19 and 20. The auction will also feature other musical artifacts from artists such as Prince, Elvis Presley, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Johnny Cash, Jim Morrison, David Bowie, Police, Bob Marley, Elton John, Whitney Houston and Cher.
October 26, 2019 at the auction Julien’s Auctions for $334 thousand was sold Cardigan Kurt Cobain. In addition, Fender Mustang guitar, on which he played during the In Utero tour, was sold for $340 thousand.