Kurt Cobain’s vintage cardigan worn on ‘MTV Unplugged’ sells for over $300,000


(WTNH) — The late Kurt Cobain’s vintage, olive-green cardigan sold at auction for a record-breaking $334,000. Experts say it’s the most expensive sweater ever sold at an auction.

The Nirvana singer, who died 25 years ago, wore the cardigan at the band’s famous “MTV Unplugged” performance in NYC in 1993.

The concert is considered one of the band’s best performances, and it made the cardigan iconic.

FILE – This 1993 file photo shows Kurt Cobain, the lead singer of the US rock band Nirvana. On Friday, April 5, 2019, people gathered throughout the day at Viretta Parkin in Seattle, leaving flowers, candles and written messages on the 25th anniversary of Cobain’s death. Cobain, whose band Nirvana rose to global fame amid Seattle’s grunge rock years of the early 1990s, shot himself on April 5, 1994 in his home near Lake Washington. (AP Photo/Mark J.Terrill, File)

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