Van driven by Kurt Cobain.

Van driven by Kurt Cobain. (eBay / August 29, 2012)

A van decorated by famous Seattle rocker Kurt Cobain sold on eBay Tuesday for a sprightly $24,701.

According to the eBay seller purpledogmusic_0, the van, a 1972 Dodge Sportsman Royal, served as well-known Washington punk band the Melvins' first "touring vessel."

The van featured a Kiss mural drawn by Kurt Cobain "during pre-Nirvana fame."The Nirvana front-man also drove the van while working as a roadie for the Melvins, the seller said.

The rig had a brand new starter and fuel pump. According to the seller, the van did run, but needed a new set of tires and a brake job.

Sixty-four bids were placed on the van.