Signed Beatles album Sgt. Pepper sells for $290,000

Tuesday, 02 April 2013 - 17:37

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A signed copy of The Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band has been bought at auction in the US for $290,500 dollars.

The selling price far exceeded the 30,000 dollars originally estimated for the rare LP record.

It was bought by an unnamed buyer from the Midwest, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The sale also broke the previous record for a similar item, the entertainment magazine reported.