It was awarded for sales of 'The Dark Side Of The Moon'...

A gold disc awarded to Pink Floyd for 'The Dark Side Of The Moon' is set to be sold at auction.

The album was released in 1973 and turned the band into global stars, cracking North America and leading to international fame.

The band's Rick Wright was gifted a gold disc for sales of the album, and this disc is now set to be sold at auction.

A plaque reads, ''PRESENTED TO / RICHARD WRIGHT / TO COMMEMORATE THE SALE OF MORE THAN / ONE MILLION DOLLARS WORTH OF THE / HARVEST RECORDS / LONG-PLAYING RECORD ALBUM / 'THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON.”

For full information on the auction click HERE.

Pink Floyd's exhibition at the V&A in London Their Mortal Remains closes on October 1st.

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