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Prince's purple guitar is for sale on eBay. Asking price: $70,000

A purple guitar described as having been owned and played by Prince is listed on eBay for $70,000.

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The guitar seller, from The Netherlands, said he bought the item at an auction, and offers it with a Certificate of Authenticity. He has a 100 percent positive feedback rating from past customers. Here is the listing.

The seller posted this clip of Prince in concert playing what he describes as the instrument now up for sale:

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