September 25, 2010 4:43

The xx auctioning off light boxes for Amnesty International

Mercury Prize-winning group are selling them following the end of their North American tour

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The xx are auctioning off the two 'X' light boxes they use on stage.

Proceeds from the sale will go to the charity Amnesty International, reports

"The light boxes will be sold as-is with scratches, sweat stains and any other accumulated markings of a much-used item that has been around the world," a statement read.

Currently on tour in North America, the group are playing in support of their Mercury Prize-winning album, 'xx'.

Bidding on the auction closes on October 2, with the highest bid presently at $232.50 (£147).

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