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    This is certainly one of the strangest news articles I've ever read.

    A Los Angeles auction house said on Tuesday it would sell the simple pine coffin in which Oswald was buried for almost 20 years.

    Bidding will start at $1,000 (£640), but the item is expected to fetch strong interest from museums and collectors of presidential memorabilia when it goes under the hammer on Dec. 16.

    "There's just a lot of interest in Kennedy and anything to do with his assassination," said Laura Yntema, auction manager at Santa Monica, California-based Nate D. Sanders.

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    Why would you want that? What are you going to do with the thing sleep in it?
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    (Original post by Aj12)
    Why would you want that? What are you going to do with the thing sleep in it?
    Museum I'd guess. would be a pretty cool attraction in any JFK/presidential exhibit.
 
 
 
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