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    Collection of classic hip-hop memorabilia to be auctioned at Sotheby’s

    An array of classic hip-hop memorabilia is being auctioned at Sotheby’s New York this week. 

    Items range from vinyl to studio kit, flyers to sneakers, hand-written documents, posters and jewellery. Figures such as Wu-Tang Clan, NWA, Eminem, Mos Def, Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five, LL Cool J, DJ Kool Herc and Coke La Rock, Cold Crush Brothers, Sugar Hill Records and Keith Haring all appear, as do venues such as The T-Connection, Disco Fever and Audubon Ballroom

    Among the high profile listings is a gold, ruby and diamond crown ring designed and worn Tupac Shakur, which could bring in up to $300,000. Meanwhile, original Mo Wax artwork created for James Lavelle could fetch $25,000, a little less than Nike’s special…

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