CryptoPunk #7959 Just Sold for $94,119 in ETH – Ethereum (ETH/USD)
CryptoPunks is a generative art collection and one of the very first NFT apps for digital art. There are only 10,000 punks, and some of them are considered lost forever.
What happened: CryptoPunk #7959 just sold for 72.90 ETH ETH/USD ($94,119). The value of CryptoPunks is usually determined by the attributes of Punk, with the features of the hoodie, beanie, and pilot helmet being the most coveted. Other species of punks (zombies, monkeys, and aliens) are incredibly rare and also command a premium.
Here is a list of his attributes and how many other punks have the same trait:
- Type: Male (6,039)
- Accessory: Mutton chops (303)
- Accessory: Disheveled hair (442)
- Accessory: Hose (317)
- Accessory: 3 Attributes (4,122)
why is it important: Cryptopunks are the ultimate rookie card for NFT collectors. CryptoPunks have gained huge influence in 2021, with dozens of celebrities proudly showing off their punk property on Twitter. Cryptopunk sales are a leading indicator for the rest of the NFT market and show that some are willing to spend big bucks on blockchain-based art.
Price Action: Ethereum is currently trading at $1,292.73, up 0.22% in the last 24 hours.
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Data provided by OpenSea.
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