Blockchain helps collectors perfect the art of possession

Unique cryptocurrency tokens — some worth literally millions — aren’t about 'getting the art' as much as proving ownership

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If you do not work in (or adjacent to) art and auctioning, you could be forgiven for never having heard of nonfungible tokens (NFTs) … at least until the past few weeks. However, a recent boom in their sale means NFTs have shattered auction records and amassed some major headlines. But what the Fabergé are they? ..

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