This fact cannot be denied that sublime and grand things are doubtlessly expensive. It is also fact that some time apparently some common and trivial things are so much expensive that it becomes hard to believe in the worth of their price. Some common things like cigar, book, chess, piano, pen, watch…etc. are of such value and price that it looks incredible. Here we are going to present the list of such most expensive things in the world which apparently, seem to be ordinary but the worth to be an unbelievable price.
The 10 most expensive things in the world are:
10. Feather: Extinct Huia Bird
Though it is fact but it might be incredible for a common man that a feather can be so expensive that its price goes up to $10,000. Feather is such a valueless thing that it is used as a synonym for a trivial thing. A surprising fact is that there is a feather in this world regarded as the most expensive feather of the world. This most expensive feather of the world is found in New Zealand. Its value lies in it that it is the ruminant of an extinct bird Huia. It went for almost $10,000 at an auction in New Zealand.
9. Cigar: Gurkha Black Dragon
Price: $1,150 each
Cigar is a cylindrical roll of cured tobacco leaves, for smoking. Cigars are kept in chests. Its minimum market price may be less than one dollar. While we look for the most expensive cigar of the world we find that it was Gurkha Black Dragon cigar. The price for this most expensive cigar was $1,150 each. This most expensive Honduran cigar was introduced in 2006. These Honduran cigars arrive on your doorstep in a chest constructed out of camel bone. Unfortunately it is regretful to inform the cigar lovers that only 5 chests were ever produced of this most expensive cigar of the world.
8. Hotel Room: Royal Penthouse Suite, Hotel President Wilson in Geneva
Price: $65,000 per night
While having a glance on the world of hotels, we come to know that American city Los Vegas is the most renowned for its hotels and housing capacity. Here in Los Vegas you find the top 10 largest hotels of the world. The rents of the hotels differ according to their star category. There are seven different levels of the offered facilities by hotels and these levels are named as stars. The rent of hotels is found in a general range of 20 dollars per night to 2000 dollars per night. Here we are going to present the most expensive hotel room in the world by its rent. It is Royal Penthouse Suite, Hotel President Wilson in Geneva. In this most expensive hotel of the world there are there are ten rooms having a rent $65,000 each per night.
7. Cell phone: iPhone 5 by Stuart Hughes
Price: $15.3 million
A portable telephone that works by means of a cellular radio system is called a cell phone. It is a common instrument now a days used even by kids. Generally a cell phone is found between a range of 20 dollars to 2000 dollars. Here we are going to introduce you the most expensive cell phone of the known history. This iPhone 5 by Stuart Hughes, a Liverpool-based jeweller had earlier built a diamond iPhone 4, Platinum MacBook Air and Gold iPad 2. The iPhone 5 with gold and diamonds surfaces, has a market Price $15.3 million. Just think about the person who thinks to have trouble keeping track of your phone in crowded places then what about the person who is the lucky owner of this pricey little gadget.
See also; 10 most expensive mobile phones in the world.
6. Piano: Heintzman Crystal
Price: $3.22 million
Piano is a simple stringed musical instrument, resembling a harp set in a vertical or horizontal frame, played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike the strings and produce audible vibrations. A simple piano may have a minimum price 15 dollars but here it is the most expensive piano of the world. This Heintzman Crystal piano does have a price $3.22 million. This piano was manufactured in Beijing China. It is 9 foot in length. It was purchased by a private party in auction.
5. Watch : Haute Joaillerie from Chopard
Price: $25 million
A small portable timepiece, usually worn strapped to the wrist is called a watch. It won’t be uninteresting to know that a watch may have price up to $25 million. Normally the price of a simple time telling watch starts with a minimum of 05 dollars but here we are going to introduce the most expensive watch of the world. To decrease the wonder about the price of the watch we let you know that this watch namely Haute Joaillerie made by Chopard is studded with the most precious diamonds that gives a glittery mess. If we look beyond this glittery surface, it have none else function but just to tell the time and this target can be achieved by having a simple watch in price of 05 dollars.
See also; 10 of The World’s Most Expensive Watches.
4. Television set: Prestige HD Supreme Rose Edition
Price: $2.3 million
A common household television may have a minimum price $100. But here we are going to introduce the most expensive television of the world. This television set namely Prestige HD Supreme Rose Edition is considered the most expensive television of the world. Its price is surprisingly $2.3 million. The special about this television set is that it is covered by a hand-sewn alligator skin. Additionally it is studded with a remarkable amount of diamonds. These features help the television set to be the most expensive among others. When it was being manufactured, it was kept in the view that this television would provide a pleasure to its viewers whether it’s on or even off.
3. Land (Real Estate): Tokyo, Japan
Price: $1,200 per square meter
In different parts of the world the rate of land real estate differs. Its initial price starts in pennies per square meter. It is hard to believe that in Tokyo Japan the price of land per square meter is $1,200. This eye opening high price is caused as Tokyo is the most densely populated city in the world. To get a new piece of land in Tokyo is getting impossible day by day. Ten years before London was enjoying this position to be the most expensive city of the world by the means of price of its land (real estate). If go 20 years back then we find that Paris was the previous contender for this position. Now in 2017 all the top three most expensive cities of the world are Japanese cities.
2: Camera: Susse Freres Daguerreo
Camera is a commonly used for taking snaps. In market its price takes starts from $ 30. It would be mirthful to let you know that there is such a camera that priced $775,000. This Susse Freres DaguerreoType camera is regarded as the most expensive camera in the world hither to. This most expensive Daguerreo Type camera was made in 1839. It is considered to be the oldest commercially manufactured camera in the world. It had a long history in itself in the world of snapping that raised its value and price that it was sold in an auction to a private party in 2007.
1. Chess Set: Charles Hollander
Chess is regarded to be the king of games and game of kings. It is played on a chess board with sixty four squires on it. Its set comprises of 32 pieces namely kings, queens, bishops, rooks and pawns. Its price starts from $05. It would be hard to believe that such a trivial thing can be so expensive. The most expensive chess set costs $600,000. This most expensive luxury chess is produced by Charles Hollander. 320 carats of white and black diamonds are used in the preparation of this set it is being claimed that very soon another diamond chess set namely Jewel Royale is going to be presented in the market with a price $9.80000. As a matter of fact it will be regarded just a concept until it is presented in the market as the most expensive chess set.
See also; 10 most expensive useless things.
- Written By: AB Tajwer