Welcome to Fibre2fashion.com    
fibre2fashion
Pilbloc
Textile | Apparel |  Fashion | Technology | Technical Textiles  | Corporate | Associations Android app on Google Play Android app on Google Play
 
Home >> News
 

Beatles’ John Lennon suit fetches $ 200,000

April 19, 2013 (Argentina)

courtesy: clarin.com/sociedad
courtesy: clarin.com/sociedad
A grey coloured suit, worn by the famous Beatles member John Lennon in the British black-and-white comedy film ‘A Hard Day’s Night’, has gone under the hammer at the Saráchaga auction house, located in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 
The slim fitting Alpaca wool made jacket, which fetched a whopping amount of $ 200,000, features the label tag of ‘Tailoring Guild DA Millings & Son’ along with the stamp of the legendary English musician’s first name, John.
 
The auctioned suit was originally a part of a precious heritage collection owned by the Argentine collector Raúl Blisniuk, who has been regarded as the greatest Beatles’ objects collector in South America by Guinness World records.
 
The pop memorabilia auction event also sold some 620 other articles, belonging to the greatest sportsmen and musicians of all times, such as Bob Dylan, Frank Sinatra, Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, Lionel Messi and Roger Federer.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

 
Email this
Story
Print this
Story
Letter to
Editor
Sign Up for
News Letter
Search
Companies
 
 
  RSS