The price includes the original case and the guitar that was used by the singer.
Acoustic guitar of the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain with one of the most famous concerts MTV Unplugged In New York (1993) went under the hammer at auction in the U.S. for a record six million dollars, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“Sold for 6 010 000 dollars! A new world record for guitar! Guitar Kurt Cobain with Nirvana MTV Unplugged performances”, — stated in the message of the auction house Julien’s Auctions on Twitter.
SOLD for $6,010,000! A new world record for a guitar! Kurt Cobain's guitar used with Nirvana's MTV Unplugged!
— Juliens Auctions (@JuliensAuctions) June 20, 2020
It is known that Cobain played on this electro-acoustic guitar Martin D-18E 18 November 1993, about five months before death.
In 1994, 27-year-old Cobain committed suicide.
Earlier acoustic guitar of the late leader of Nirvana Kurt Cobain was auctioned in the United States. The price for the guitar Martin D-18E started at about one million dollars.