World’s Most Expensive

Glenfiddich Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve 1955 – 94,000 USD
Owned by William Grants, until he was 110 years old and only 11 of this whiskey filled bottles are in the world now. Each of the 11 bottles were gifted to his granddaughter by him. This whisky has a different fruity floral sweet taste which is unlike any whiskeys available in the market now. The whiskey was put to ferment in the year of 1955 which is one of the oldest known in the world.

 

1963 Ferrari GTO – 52 Million USD
Considered to be the Mona Lisa of cars, this classic red beauty was purchased by an anonymous collector based in the United Kingdom for 52 million USD, making it one of the most expensive items in the world. One of the reasons it’s so expensive is that it won the 1963 Tour de France road race with driver Jean Guichet at the wheel.

 

Pink Star Diamond – 60 Million USD
Formerly known as the Steinmetz Pink, it is Believed to be one of the most expensive diamonds on the planet, this 24-carat pink star diamond costs as much as 60 million USD. This year, it sold for a record $71.2 million at an auction in Hong Kong. Pink star diamonds has been in huge demand among the rich and with every passing auction, their prices are touching the sky.

 

Aurora Diamante Fountain – Pen- $14.7 million USD
This fountain pen is the world’s most expensive pen ever made and owns the world record for the World’s most expensive fountain pens ever made. A jewel more than a pen, it is definitely classy. They make only one of these pens every year that’s the main reason for the very high price. Made with pure 18k gold and embedded with premium 30k diamonds ISO certified this pen is a masterpiece of workmanship.

 

Antillia Mumbai – 2 Billion USD
The world’s most expensive house is owned by a business tycoon named Mukeshi Ambani. The 60 storey building is 400,000 sq/ft and has 6 parking floors. It is located at Altamont road in South Mumbai. The building stands 570 feet above the ground making it one of the tallest buildings in Mumbai. The building also has luxury amenities, a well-equipped movie theater that can accommodate 50 people, an amazing pool and a health club. The structure was designed by architects based in Chicago (“Perkins and Will”). Its safety standards are so high that they can enable it to withstand a 8-ritcher scale earthquake. It is also well maintained by a staff of 600 people. All these features along with land valuation have made this tower the most expensive structure in the world, valued at $2 billion.

 

iPhone5 Black Diamond Edition- 15.3 Million USD
It was built by Stuart Hughes a Liverpool based jeweler. According to Hughes, the IPhone took him 9 weeks to build. Surprisingly, the complete device was made by hand. Its outer casing is made up of 24-carat gold. The home button itself is made by 26 carat black diamond. The corners of the smartphone and the apple logo are made up using white diamond. Encrusted with the iPhone are 600 precious stones 53 of which are found in the apple logo at the back. This expensive smartphone was made following a request by a Chinese based businessman who owned the black diamond that was used in the construction of the iPhone.

 

Mouawad’s 1001 Nights Diamond Purse – 3.8 Million USD
Certified by the Guinness Book of World Records as the most expensive handbag in the world, this one of a kind bag is the masterwork of 10 professional artisans who put in 8,800 hours to complete the bag. This one of a kind heart-shaped purse is fashioned from 18 karat gold and adorned with 56 pink diamonds, 105 yellow diamonds and 4,356 colorless diamonds.

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