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The key to the Kaaba has sold at auction in London for $18.1m (£9.2m).
http://www.caribbeanmuslims.com/articles/968/1/The-key-to-the-Kaaba-has-sold-at-auction-in-London-for-181m-AA92m/Page1.html
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By Super Admin
Published on 04/10/2008
 

The key to the Kaaba - the ancient cube-shaped shrine in Mecca - went to an anonymous bidder at Sotheby's.

The auction house said the price set a record for the sale of an Islamic work of art.