`The Doors` lyrics sell for $19,500

Updated: Aug 05, 2010, 09:10 AM IST

London: A scrap of paper on which singer Jim Morrison scribbled lyrics to `The Doors` track `LA Woman` has sold for USD 19,500.

The note, which also included doodles and sketches drawn by the late singer, went under the hammer at a rock memorabilia auction in Reading, England on Tuesday, Contactmusic reported.

Other items in the sale at Cameo auction house included an abstract painting by late guitar legend Jimi Hendrix, which made USD 12,600, a green jacket belonging to the late rocker (USD 4,950) and a red fabric hairband which he once wore onstage (USD 1,200).

PTI