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The buyer of a $69 million art NFT is the same crypto whiz kid who once paid $4.6 million to have lunch with Warren Buffett

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Crypto whiz kid Justin Sun, acquired a piece of digital art for $69 million on Thursday in a record-breaking Christie’s auction.

Sun—who once paid $4.6 million to have lunch with Warren Buffett—bid $60.25 million for the digital work, called “Everydays: The First 5000 Days.” Including the buyer’s premium the total cost for the piece of digital art came to $69.3 million.

Sun reportedly paid for his digital purchase and the buyer’s premium using the cryptocurrency Ethereum.

“Everydays: The First 5000 Days” was created by the digital artist Mike Winkelmann, better known as Beeple.

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