CryptoPunks is a generative art collection and one of the first to apply NFTs to digital art. There are only 10,000 punks alive today, and some are thought to be lost forever.
what happened: CryptoPunk #6869 sold for 102.50 ETH Ethereum/USD (US$136,307). The value of CryptoPunks is usually determined by the Punk’s attributes, with the most coveted traits being hoodies, beanies and pilot helmets. Other species of Punk (Zombies, Apes, Aliens) are incredibly rare and sell for premium prices.
Below is a list of its attributes and how many other punks have the same characteristics.
- accessories: buck teeth (78)
- accessories: Cap forward (254)
- type: Male (6,039)
- accessories: Classic Shades (502)
- accessories: 3 attributes (4,122)
why it matters: Cryptopunks is the ultimate rookie card for NFT collectors. CryptoPunks will gain significant clout in 2021, Dozens of celebrities proudly show off their punk ownership on TwitterCryptopunk sales are a key indicator of the rest of the NFT market, indicating a willingness to spend large amounts of coin on blockchain-based art.
Price action: Ethereum is currently trading at $1,314.42, down 0.88% over the past 24 hours.
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