Israeli Entrepreneur Bought an NFT Work for 11.8 Million Dollars at Sotherby’s

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The buyer paid 11.8 million dollars for purchasing an NFT digital artwork called CryptoPunk. The work was acquired for 11.8 million dollars by an Israeli entrepreneur named Shalom Mekkenzi. He is considered the greatest sharer in Draft Kings company, focused on digital sports.

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CryptoPunk # 7523 was bought with bitcoin currency during Sotherby’s online auction, where 27 digital artists sold their creations for 17.1 million dollars.

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The digital artwork shows an alien who has blue-green skin and is wearing a medical mask. In case you didn’t know, CryptoPunks is a collection, consisting of 10,000-pixel characters that were created by Larva Labs in 2017.
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