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License Plate From Limousine In Which JFK Was Assassinated Sold for $100,000

License Plate From JFK Limousine

At this week’s auction held by Heritage Auctions, unknown buyer splashed out US $100,000 for the license plate “GG-300” that were on the car in which US president John F. Kennedy was assassinated on 22nd November, 1963. After the assassination in Dallas limousine was moved to Cincinnati in the firm Hess & Eisenhardt, where it was equipped with additional safety features. During the modification one unknown FBI agent discarded the yellow plates for trash. Owner of the company, Willard C. Hess, took tables and save. He iterally kept them on the shelf before passing them on to his daughter Jane Walker, who kept them in a drawer in her kitchen. She recently consigned them to Heritage Auctions in Dallas.

License Plate From JFK Limousine
License Plate From JFK Limousine

The starting price at the auction is or was $ 40,000. The price rose to $75,000 on Internet bidding before live bidding began. The buyer – who was present for the auction — was said by Heritage to be an ardent Kennedy collector who wishes to remain anonymous.
The limo itself was in use until 1967, and is now exhibited at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn.

License Plate From JFK Limousine
License Plate From JFK Limousine

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Written by Slamchica

Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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