Notable Bored Ape Yacht Club Member Went On A Shopping Spree. Find Out More Here:
Updated: Feb 8
Notable Bored Ape Yacht Club member Saint Bayview has been on a shopping spree recently, purchasing two high end apes, two mutants and a couple of yachts.
Saint Bayview began his shopping spree picking up another three Jenkins The Valet Writers Room WAGMI Yachts and now owns seven of them, according to his Opensea data.
“@SaintBayview is back at it again with 3 more WAGMI Yacht purchases tonight, Jenkins The Valet tweeted. “That’s 7 in the last 24 hours.”
Following the Yacht purchases, Saint Bayview then purchased Bored Ape #5699 from notable NFT collector Pranksy for 100 Eth or $420,000 USD. Bored Ape #5699 is a seven trait blue fur ape with a spinner hat tweed suit and a cyborg eye. Based on these traits, Bored Ape #5699 is the 609th most rare ape, according to Rarity Tools.
Along with being a rare ape, Bored Ape #5699 also has a lot of significance to the overall story of the BAYC. Bored Ape #5699 was the last ape that Pranksy has held since the mint, according to Opensea data.
“Didn’t think he would let go of such an signature one,” BAYC member JayBoom tweeted.
After purchasing Bored Ape #5699 from Pranksy, Saint Bayview then purchased another ape from another notable collector.
Saint Bayview purchased Bored Ape #5819 from BAYC member Domain AKA James Booth for 169.69 Eth or roughly $712,000 USD.
Bored Ape #5819 is a six trait cheetah fur ape with a trippy captains hat, sailor shirt and a bored unshaven cigarette mouth. Based on these traits, Bored Ape #5819 is the 1281st most rare ape, according to Rarity Tools.
Saint Bayview went on to purchase an M2 mutant dagger mouth ape and an M2 merch hat primate for 30 and 33 Eth respectively.
Saint Bayview finished the night by purchasing 28 RTFKT Clone X Mint Vials for about 109 Eth.
After his shopping spree, Saint Bayview now holds five bored apes worth at least 857.98 eth or $3,603,000 USD, according to Evaluate. Market. Saint Bayview also owns seven Mutant Apes, two M2 Serums and three M1 serums.
Saint Bayview has been making waves at the BAYC ever since he purchased the BAYC X Rolling Stones collab cover on November 15th.
“I find the NFT space fascinating, especially dynamic projects like BAYC," he tweeted after purchasing the cover. “I have never sold any NFT I purchased, because I don’t do this for the money. I do it out of intrigue. See you in the swamp!”