FILE PHOTO: Prodigy vocalist Keith Flint plays on the Gurten Competition close to Berne, July 15, 2005. Some 16,000 folks attend the three-day lengthy pageant which takes position at the Gurten hill. Image taken July 15. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/Document Picture
LONDON (Reuters) – Garments, furnishings and song awards belonging to Keith Flint, the past due frontman of the Prodigy, have bought for just about $450,000 at public sale, 8 months after the 49-year-old singer was once discovered useless at his house.
From frame jewellery to sneakers, some 170 so much have been introduced “to lend a hand with the agreement of the property’s liabilities”, in keeping with Cambridge auctioneer Cheffins. It stated the Thursday night time sale had raised slightly below 350,000 kilos ($448,245) “surpassing all expectancies”.
“The night time noticed sturdy bidding on all the so much and we’re thrilled to have accomplished this sort of overall on behalf of the property,” Cheffins stated on Twitter.
3 MTV Track Awards Flint gained within the past due 1990s bought for 16,000 kilos whilst an oak and metal mattress he’s stated to have helped design went for eight,500 kilos. Different public sale pieces integrated artwork and discs.
A figurehead of Britain’s 1990s rave motion, the “Firestarter” and “Breathe” singer, who incessantly sported eye make-up and colourful hairstyles, died in March.
An inquest in Might discovered he had died on account of placing and medication in his device however there was once now not sufficient proof to resolve Flint dedicated suicide.
Reporting via Marie-Louise Gumuchian; modifying via Philippa Fletcher