29 Oct '13, 4pm

Escobar's Rolex and other items seized from Colombia's drug lords are sold: Bogotá auction of watches, jewelle...

It's a wristwatch that could only have belonged to someone like Pablo Escobar: a solid gold Rolex encrusted with hundreds of fine diamonds. With a sale value estimated at $70,000 (£43,000), it went to the highest bidder at Colombia 's first warehouse auction of narco-goods for the equivalent of just $8,500 (£5,300). A knock-off Rolex that was owned by a Farc rebel commander known as Raúl Reyes, meanwhile, went for three times its street price. The silent auction held over two days in Bogotá aimed to clear out more than 20 years of artwork, jewellery and other goods seized from Colombia's colourful pantheon of flashy drug traffickers who couldn't spend their millions fast enough. On the block were paintings by renowned Colombian artists Alejandro Obregón, David Manzur and Luis Caballero. One Obregón painting fetched $77,000 (£47,900). The bidder who went home with the Escob...

Full article: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/oct/29/escobar-role...

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