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A Cobain Collection

Auction of late Nirvana leader’s items set for next month

By Gary Graff
October 17, 2017

Want to own a piece of Kurt Cobain? It could happen via an auction set to take place next month.

A collection of memorabilia from the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, including his Blockbuster Video card from Los Angeles, is going on the block via Julien’s Live, which will feature the Cobain items as part of its Icon And Idols — Rock ‘N’ Roll auction taking place at 2 p.m. EST on Nov. 4.

Also included in the lot are items from the Grammy and MTV Video Music Awards (the trophy for “Smells Like Teen Spirit” is predicted to fetch up to $70,000), some of Cobain’s original artwork, court documents, music shop receipts, personal correspondence and more.

A full list of the items and details about the auction can be found at www.julienslive.com.