Notorious B.I.G.’s $6 plastic crown sells for $594,750 in auction

The plastic topper worn by Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace in his last photo shoot sold for $594,750 (including Sotheby’s “buyer’s premium” fees and taxes) during an auction Tuesday night — despite its original At the auction house’s first hip-hop memorabilia auction — which featured a one-of-a-kind Def Jam Recordings jacket, a triptych of pioneering DJs… Continue reading Notorious B.I.G.’s $6 plastic crown sells for $594,750 in auction

Notorious B.I.G.’s $6 plastic crown sells for $594,750 in auction

The plastic topper worn by Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace in his last photo shoot sold for $594,750 (including Sotheby’s “buyer’s premium” fees and taxes) during an auction Tuesday night — despite its original At the auction house’s first hip-hop memorabilia auction — which featured a one-of-a-kind Def Jam Recordings jacket, a triptych of pioneering DJs… Continue reading Notorious B.I.G.’s $6 plastic crown sells for $594,750 in auction