Trippy Ape Sale Highest for BAYC in 1 Month
Bored Ape Yacht Club #5979 sold for 215 ETH (~$335,000), making it the collection's highest sale over the last month.
In addition to the Trippy fur trait, the Ape has New Punk Blue background, Prison Jumpsuit clothes, Hypnotized eyes, Fisherman's Hat, and Dumbfounded mouth traits. The Trippy fur trait is the rarest at 0.77 percent of the total collection.
The transaction, which shows as a transfer on OpenSea, between potatovault and HolySmonkey occurred on Blur, a new NFT marketplace tool backed by Paradigm.
HolySmonkey has three Mutant Ape Yacht Club and two Bored Ape Kennel Club NFTs. This is the wallet's only Bored Ape. It also contains CryptoPunks, Azuki, ENS, and Otherdeed for Otherside NFTs.
As for the seller, their wallet contains Moonbirds, XCOPY, and ENS NFTs.
This transaction follows a poor weekly showing for Bored Ape Yacht Club, which is down 20 percent in total volume and 5 percent in floor price, according to Lucky Trader's NFT volume tool. The collection is at risk of getting flipped by CryptoPunks, which has been its floor price grow by 3 percent week-over-week to 66.79 ETH. BAYC currently sits at 69.37 ETH.