Leaving London's auction house floor at just over $300,000 U.S. Dollars, a set of secret love letters from Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones and his secret beloved Marsha Hunt was sold to an eager private buyer for its impressive fee. Hunt turned over the letters to public sale siting cultural relevance.
A set of letters written by Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger to a secret lover in the late 1960s sold big at a London auction Wednesday, with a buyer dropping more than 187,250 pounds ($301,000) on the notes.
The collection of 10 letters, dated from the summer of 1969 (when Jagger was just 25), were on the auction block at Sotheby's in London.
Jagger’s love notes were written to the American-born singer Marsha Hunt while he was in Australia filming "Ned Kelly."