Lennon's toilet sells for £9,500 in Beatles auction (BBC news)
An overseas collector ...... £9,500 for John Lennon's toilet at an auction in Liverpool.
- has paid
- had paid
The porcelain lavatory ...........by the music legend during the three years he lived at Tittenhurst Park, Berkshire, between 1969 and 1972.
- was used
- is used
Lennon gave it to builder John Hancock, telling .........."to use it as a plant pot" after he installed a new toilet.
It was expected to........for £1,000 but the investor broke the estimate at the 33rd Beatles Convention in Liverpool.
- being sold
Fab Four expert and auction organiser Stephen Bailey said: "It is unbelievable."We had bids coming in from ........the place but it went to a private overseas buyer."
- all over
The sale took place in the The Paul McCartney Auditorium ........ Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts