NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Sotheby’s on the East Side is holding its first hip-hop auction, and it will feature items associated with two iconic rappers.
Among the items are the crown worn and signed by the Notorious B.I.G. for a 1997 photo shoot.READ MORE: NYC 'Strongly Recommends' Masks In Public Indoor Spaces, As Omicron Variant Reaches North America
The shoot was held three days before he was killed in Los Angeles.
It’s estimated the crown could fetch up to $300,000.
There are also 22 love letters Tupac Shakur wrote to a high school sweetheart when he was a teenager.READ MORE: Reports: Mets Finalizing Record 3-Year, $130 Million Deal With Ace Max Scherzer
They’re estimated to go for $60,000-$80,000.
Shakur and Biggie were gunned down within months of each other. The murders remain unsolved.
The auction will be held on Sept. 15. For more, visit sothebys.com.MORE NEWS: Ghislaine Maxwell's Federal Sex Trafficking Trial Underway In Manhattan Courtroom
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