London (ANI): The white two-piece suit that John Lennon wore for
the cover of The Beatles" famous album 'Abbey Road" has been sold
for more than 29,000 pounds at an auction. The suit, made by French
designer Ted Lapidus, and other Beatles memorabilia were sold for
29,400 pounds on Saturday at the Braswell Galleries' annual New
Year's Day auction to an anonymous online bidder, reports the
The suit was expected to fetch as much as 76,800 pounds.
Galleries owner Kathy Braswell told the Connecticut Post that the
holiday auction was their biggest event of the year. Hank Gioiella
of Darien paid 3,500 pounds for a rusted green 1972 Chrysler
station wagon once owned by Lennon and his wife Yoko Ono.