Sold for £2,600
U2, Achtung Baby "Users Kit", an Island Records 1991 promotional tool kit to include Berlin/Trabant poster map, screwdriver, spanner, torch, keyring, CD and cassette, housed in a green nylon folding wallet printed with the band name and album title, limited to an edition of 200.
Lots 501 - 591 are from the collection of Jonathan Ruffle, a British writer, director and producer, who has made TV and radio programmes for the BBC, ITV, and Channel 4. During his time as a producer of the Radio 1 show from the mid-1980s-90s he collected the majority of the lots on offer here. These include rare vinyl, acetates, and Factory Records promotional items. The majority of the vinyl lots being offered for sale are in Mint or Near-Mint condition – with some having never been played.
Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.
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ARR - Artist's Resale Rights of 4% are applied to works of art by a UK/EEA living artist or an artist who has died within the last 70 years, which sell for over £1000.