Most expensive jeans
Kurt Cobain's Levi Strauss & Co
$412,750 US dollar(s)
United States (Nashville)

The most expensive vintage jeans are a pair of Levi's blue denim trousers, worn by Nirvana's vocalist Kurt Cobain, which were sold on 18 November 2023 for $412,750 (£332,166), at Julien's Auction, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

Cobain's pair of jeans was sold alongside several other items, such as his unopened pack of cigarettes ($5,200 / £4,184) and a guitar ($1,587,500 / £1,277,560) as part of the “Played, Worn, & Torn: Rock ’N’ Roll Iconic Guitars And Memorabilia” event held by Julien's Auction.