10 Most Expensive Collectibles in the World
Collectibles could be referred to any object, item or good that has certain historic or special value associated with it. From comics to necklaces, collectibles can be of any size, color, category and importance. The following is a list of the 10 most expensive collectibles in the world. Be ready to be blown away!
1. The World’s Largest Diamond Necklace: $55 Million
All jewelry is expensive but nothing beats this piece. Infact, no other collectible item on the globe comes even close to the value of this beautiful diamond necklace. Ironically, it was discovered from under a pile of debris. It is in Singapore currently.
2. William Shakespeare Signature: $3-5 million
William Shakespeare die hard fans have all tried their luck but no one has come even close to acquiring an authentic signature of the great writer. All of the 6 of such signatures belong to private institutions.
3. Treskilling Yellow Stamp: $2.3 Million
Could you believe that a stamp could be valued in Millions? Well this is not a bluff but the Treskilling Yellow stamp is really worth $2.3 Million, making it the world’s most valuable stamp. Only one copy of this stamp was discovered and this is why it is so expensive.
4. T206 Honus Wagner Baseball Card: $1.26 Million
This is the 4th most expensive collectible item in the world and is truly something which every baseball fan would want to own. It may not be in the best of conditions today but was sold at $1.26 Million in the year 2000.
5. Porcelain Vase: $1.2 Million
Many would consider this porcelain vase a regular one, just like the one in their living room but in truth, this one is valued at a jaw-dropping $1.2 Million.
6. Double Fantasy John Lennon Album: $525,000
Finding a John Lennon Album on this list won’t be a surprise for many of his fans. This record album is personally signed by the singer and was infact the last one which he ever signed. The current owner must be a true Lennon fan!
7. 1787 Chateau Lafite: $160,000
This wine is considered to be the most expensive wine bottles in the world and comes from France. The high price is due to its year of manufacturing and the amazing time value associated with it.
8. The Gutenberg Bible: $20,000-$100,000
Printed in the 1400s and written in Latin, this bible also joins the list of the most expensive collectives due to its high value today. It is infact the most expensive books in the world as of now.
9. Pair of Levi Strauss&Co 501: $60,000
Can you imagine a pair of Levi Strauss jeans on this list? Well, believe it or not but this pair of jeans was manufactured in the 1880’s and was sold in 2000s for a whopping price of $60000.
10. Spider Man Comic Books: $40,000
The original spider man comic books now are valued at $40000, making them one of the most expensive collectibles in the world today.