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Iconic Titanic violin sold for more than $1.6 million

Iconic Titanic violin sold for more than $1.6 million

The violin that was played as the Titanic sank was sold at an auction Saturday for more than $1.6 million.

The estimated price tag for the violin was $325,000. The price breaks the record for a single item related to the Titanic.

The violin was purportedly played by bandmaster Wallace Hartley as the ship sank.

AP

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