Pope's Pinarello sells at auction for £12,000 - half of estimated price

The bike was given to the Pope by Egan Bernal in 2021, along with a Giro d'Italia pink jersey

Egan Bernal
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A Pinarello Dogma F12 road bike, gifted to Pope Francis by Egan Bernal, has sold at auction for €14,000 (£11,995/$15,163).

The lot was estimated by experts to reach in the region of €25,000 (£21,417/$27,078) to €30,000 (£25,701/$32,494), but ended up going under the gavel at near retail price. 

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