An original Queen bass drumskin, 1980s,

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Lot 330
An original Queen bass drumskin,
1980s,

Sold for £ 9,560 (US$ 12,756) inc. premium
An original Queen bass drumskin,
1980s,
the Ludwig Ensemble skin with black-painted ground and white lettering, autographed in white marker by Roger Taylor, with letter from the band's Official International Fan Club, dated June 2001, confirming this was used on Roger's kit for the band's momentous 'Live Aid' appearance, Wembley Stadium, 13th July 1985, and also in the video for 'Hammer To Fall' the previous year, 66cm (26in ) diameter

Footnotes

  • Live Aid, 'The Global Jukebox', was broadcast live on TV and radio in more than 160 countries, to an estimated audience of over one and half billion people.
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