Gifts are usually an expression of love, affection, and appreciation. Gifts are exceedingly expensive, mostly when someone has got piles of cash stashed up in the bank account. Here in this list, you will see 10 of the most expensive
gifts ever given.
Taj Mahal It is one of the most famous buildings in the world. This building was constructed by Shah Jahan, a famous Mughal ruler in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, and it is the tomb of the emperor’s wife. It was completed in 22 long years with a workforce of 20,000 workers, and it cost 32 million Indian Rupees. It is one of the most beautiful places in India.
King Abdullah’s gift to Hillary Clinton King Abdullah has given lavish gifts to Hillary Clinton; the gift included a necklace, bracelet, earrings and a ring. Also, the gifted items for Obama, which included rare gems, gold jewelry, diamonds and other valuable items. An example of these gifts is the leather wallet for Obama that is valued at $ 1,473. This is the way of the kings to express their respect. So, one dreams of a gift from a king.
Taylor’s diamond Elizabeth Taylor has been given a ring of 69.42 carat on her 40th birthday and it was estimated to be around $1,050,000 in worth at that time and the 33.19-carat Asscher-cut Krupp Diamond, in 1968. These gifts are very expensive ones from a husband to a wife. You can say that it was the way of Taylor’s husband to express his love.
The Kohinoor Raja Duleep Singh himself presented British Monarch, Queen Elizabeth, the Kohinoor diamond as a gift or an expression of respect. This diamond is the largest one in the world. It has been belonged to many Indian rulers. The Kohinoor is considered the costliest diamond present on earth and it is one of the most important parts of British crown which it costs between £10bn and £12.7bn.
The Star of the East Edward B. McLean and his bride Evalyn bought The Star of the East as a wedding present. This necklace was belonged to the Sultan Abd al-Hamid. It is 94.80-carat pear-shaped diamond, mounted on a chain below a hexagonal emerald of 34 carats and a pearl of 32 grains. This necklace cost $ 11.9 million. So, this is the tax of love.
Nita Ambani’s Jet Mukesh Ambani has gifted the A-319 luxury jet to wife Nita on her 44th birthday. This jet plane has bar room, music systems, boardroom, bathrooms, a living room and bedrooms. This jet is valued at Rs400 crore and it has a capacity of 180 passengers. So, birthdays of the celebrities cost a lot of money.
Bronze Sculpture of Roman Abramovich This Bronze sculpture is called “Walking Man I”. This sculpture is the most expensive sculpture in art auction. This sculpture worths $104, 3 million. This expensive sculpture is given by one of the richest men in the world, Roman Abramovich, to his girl friend as a way to show his love. One sees that love will cost too much.