5 Most Expensive Things On Amazon Right Now
Most of us rely on Amazon as a one-stop-shop for household supplies, apparel, electronics, and almost anything else we may require:
However, the online retail titan also sells a slew of significantly more expensive things. This post takes a good look at five of the most expensive items that have been listed on Amazon in recent history:
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1. 12′ x 19′ Antique Persian Tabriz Rug, $190,000
Amazingly, there are countless Persian rugs on Amazon, many are tens of thousands of dollars. However, once upon a time, there was an antique Persian camel field rug that hit an eye-watering $190,000. This would be one rug you would want to take your shoes off before stepping on.
2. Ancient Jewish War V Romans “Great Revolt” Rare Year 4 Shekel Coin, $90,000
This is a rare Year 4 Shekel coin, which is more scarce than coins from years 1-3 due to political and military circumstances at the time.
Fewer than 50 coins are remaining from year 4, making it a rare piece of history, as Jerusalem was experiencing severe shortages of everything, including precious metals.
With less silver available to make coins, these extremely rare coins are an integral part of Jerusalem’s and Jewish history.
The coin has been assessed, and it is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity and a Lifetime Guarantee of Authenticity. It can be yours for the massive price of $89,098.95 on Amazon.
3. Daum Crystal Blue Horse Magnum Vase, 3 Silvered Heads, $48,600
This stunning Daum Crystal Blue Horse Magnum Vase with Three Silvered Heads may appear to be an extravagant item of home décor – and that is because it is!
When available on Amazon it was priced at a massive $48,600. That hefty price tag was because Daum Crystal is currently the only commercial crystal company still using the pâte de verre (glass paste) technique for art glass and crystal sculptures.
This technique is an intricate process that results in translucent and even opaque coloring, creating a real one-of-a-kind sculpture. Therefore, if you’re sitting on this kind of cash, you might want to keep an eye out for more Daum Crystal on Amazon.
4. Roberto Clemente H&B Game Bat, $45,536
Sports enthusiasts will always have a penchant for preserving the one-of-a-kind things used by legends. And that is why Roberto Clemente’s baseball bat is valued at $45,536:
For those who aren’t familiar with this baseball star, Roberto Clemente was the first Latino American and Caribbean player to be inducted into baseball’s hall of fame.
This H&B game bat is a one-of-a-kind piece of memorabilia that was used in his final game. Additionally, it is branded with Roberto’s name and comes with PSA authentication.
5. Tibetan Buddhist Necklace, $16,000
This authentic Buddhist “dzi” bead necklace, or rosary, features a variety of symbols, including three eyes, four eyes, the Ruyi motif, nectar bottle, five eyes with lightning, one eye with a mountain, lotus, and golden hook symbol, among others.
According to the product description, dzi beads are thought to be strong talismans that bless and protect their wearer in Tibetan Buddhism. It is priced at $16,000 and is still available on Amazon.