Steve Jobs’ Sandals Auctioned For Whopping $218K

Apple co-founder’s Birkenstocks sell for record price in auction
SAN FRANCISCO - JANUARY 11:  Apple CEO Steve Jobs delivers a keynote address at the 2005 Macworld Expo January 11, 2005 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • The “well-used” brown suede Birkenstocks from the mid-1970s worn by Apple co-founder Steve Jobs sold with an accompanying NFT for $218,750 to an unnamed buyer.
  • “The cork and jute footbed retains the imprint of Steve Jobs’ feet, which had been shaped after years of use,” Julien’s Auctions said in the listing.
  • The sale set a record for the highest price ever paid for a pair of sandals according to the auction house.

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