Gold rate has been increased a lot in recent times, but following items that are made in gold have always fascinated me. And in this post we will feature some of the most expensive items made of Gold.
10. Gold Christmas Tree
Priced at $500.000, Steve Quick, a jeweller created a five pounds solid 18K gold Christmas Tree. The layer of 200 carats of diamonds forms a glittering dust of snow over the 4.25 cart stone in a platinum star.
9. Giant Gold Elizabeth Coin
Pricing at $997,000 this marvel was made in 2007, a giant gold Elizabeth coin with 99.9% pure gold. This coin weighs about 220 pounds and has a thickness of 1.2 inches. The diameter came out to be 21 inches in total.
8. Christmas Tree by Ginza Tanaka
Priced at $2 million , this Christmas tree is 2.4 meters high and 12kg in weight, is made up of 60 heart shape ornaments. Well you might think to the gifts that can be put under this tree, they have to be extra special to match this trees stature.
7.Golden Toilet Seat and Toilet paper
If someone has got bore doing things in a toilet seat, they can opt for a more style and made of gold toilet seat. Not only the toilet seat but the toilet paper is also available. Toilet seat is priced at $2.5million and toilet paper $1.3million.
6. Gold Bugatti Veyron
The world’s most expensive model car has been constructed from 24-carat gold, platinum and diamonds: a tiny Bugatti Veyron replica which costs $4million.
5. Poker Set from Deffri Parker – $7.5 million
London-based maker of the finest games on the globe, is offering the world’s most expensive poker set for $7.5 million. The bespoke set for the ultimate high stakes game comes housed in a genuine alligator skin case finished in the color of the client’s choice, fitted with 18 karat white gold combination locks and hardware. The case’ suede lining features an 18 karat gold and diamond frame to hold 384-18 karat white gold chips, each inlaid on both sides in shagreen (stingray skin) embossed with its value, which can be in any currency and denomination the client desires.
4. Christmas Tree in Abu Dhabi – $11 million
Abu Dhabi hotel has unveiled a jewel-encrusted Christmas tree worth more than $11 million. The 40-foot-tall tree is decorated with silver and gold bows, ball-shaped ornaments and white lights. Its branches are draped with 181 diamonds, pearls, emeralds, sapphires and other precious stones.
3. Gold Pocket Watch – $11 million
Being one of the most expensive watches in the world, the Patek Philippie SuperComplication Gold Pocket Watch is worth $11 million. The watch took 5 years to be designed and build, and was commissioned by Henry Graves, in a competition on who can own the most complicated watch. The very costly timepiece has 24 complications (mechanical features) including a different chronological function for each hour of the day and a minute repeater whose chimes played the same melody heard in London’s Big Ben. The Patek Philippie SuperComplication Gold Pocket Watch is made of 18-karat solid gold and comes complete with a skyline of New York City with the magnitudes of the stars and the Milky Way.
2. iPhone with a Black Diamond – $15 million
This is the most expensive phone in the world. It was created by Stuart Hughes. The body is made of 22-carat gold, decorated with 500 diamonds, black diamond weighing 26 carats performs the function of the back button. The phone screen is covered with sapphire crystal. The Apple logo is encrusted with 53 diamonds.
1. Lamborghini – $62 million
Carved out of a 500-kilogram block of solid gold, the finished model contains 25 kilograms of the precious metal. Starting price for the eventual auction is set at $7.5 million, of which $650,000 will go to charity, according to the manufacturer’s website.
Precious metals and gemstones on the car are valued by the seller at $2.64 million. The custom model of the Lamborghini Aventador LP-700-4, crafted at a scale of 1:8 by RGE Robert Gulpen Engineering in Germany, is making its first appearance outside of Europe.