The letter that fetched 50,000 euro

A letter by Paul McCartney dating back to 1960 was discovered before Christmas 2011 at a car boot sale in Liverpool and was sold for nearly 50,000 euro.

Photograph of The Beatles, Author=United Press International,1964

Photograph of The Beatles, Author=United Press International,1964

To find out what’s behind the fascination of owning rock and pop memorabilia and what Ireland brings to the scene, I interviewed Mr Ian Whyte, Managing Director of Whyte’s and Sons, one of Ireland’s specialist auction houses.

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About monicaheck
Monica Heck is a bilingual freelance writer and journalist based in Dublin, Ireland.

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