The Most Extravagant Things Bought By Millionaires In 2012
What crisis?Who said something about a crisis?The millionaires of the planet spent last year even millions of dollars to satisfy their strange desires.Even if the global economy not work very well this not prevented of millionaires to spend their money on some ridiculous things.Here is a list of the most expensive things bought in 2012:
1. Los Angeles Dodgers
Is a sport team which was considered to be the most expensive team sport from the world.The transfer cost 2 billion dollars exceeded the Manchester United bought in 2005 by Malcolm Glazer for only 1.47 billion dollars.
2. Airbus A380
The happy owner of this jewelry is Saudi prince called Alwaleed bin Talal.He pulled out from his pocket only 500 million dollars to buy the most expensive private airplane bought ever .
3.The most expensive piece of arts ever bought
The French painting owns to Arab Paul Cezanne who is a card players and he paid for it $ 250 million.
4.The most expensive apartment from New York
It is a penthouse,but not one normal ,but one on which a billionaire recently paid $ 90 million.And it was declared the most expensive apartment ever bought in New York.
5. The most expensive Ferrari GTO
It was bought in 2012 by a collector, interested in cars, which paid for the lavish $ 35 million model.
6.The most expensive Stradivarius violin
The most expensive Stradivarius violin was sold and was bought by a collector this year for the amount of $ 16 million.
7.The most expensive photo ever sold
The photo immortalize the river Rhine and it was bought for the amount of $ 4.34 million and it is the most expensive photo ever sold.Andreas Gursky’s was the photographer who managed to convince an anonymous buyer to pay fabulous sum.
8.Gloves famous boxer, Muhammad Ali
It were sold this year for $ 1.1 million. That pair, bought at auction for charity by Italian billionaire, was carried by Ali 46 years ago in its first competition in Las Vegas, where he earned his first victory.
9.The most expensive revolver ever sold
It was a revolver Colt, bought for 997,500 dollars at auction.
10. The most expensive camera ever sold
It was recently declared a Leica in 1923, a very rare model, though. A collector paid $ 2.8 million for the device removed at an auction in Vienna last month.
The list of the most extravant things continues with the most expensive Hermes bag (over $ 200,000) or the most expensive menu (menu from the Titanic, more than $ 120,000). The “cheaper” item in the top fabulous acquisitions this year is the most expensive hot dog ever bought: just $ 1,500.