Although gifts are not gauged with the value of money provided anyone gives by his or her own heart yet the value of money comes into the picture when these remain expensive. Come the festive time, we see people giving away a number of gifts. Be in the offices or in family, gifts play an important role in strengthening the relationships a lot. But when it turns out to be the most expensive one, it becomes the talk of the town. How about catching up the list of some of the Most Expensive Gifts in World which the tycoons have exchanged with their loving partners, have a look as under:
The Jewel In The Crown
Duleep Singh the last King of Sikh Empire presented Queen Victoria with the 186-carat Koh-i-noor diamond in the year 1849. Three years later, as the princess found the giant gem a bit dull, the consort Prince Albert was seen cutting it down to a more brilliant 105.6 carats. Today, we find it to be set in the Queen Mother’s crown and happens to be a highlight of the British Crown Jewels. Though the value of this gift is inestimable, the 45.42-carat Hope Diamond has the value more than $250 million.
In the year 1917, a New York based banker called Morton Plank was seen trading 6 floor mansions at Fifth Avenue of 1 million value pearl necklace from Cartier, which was for his young wife. However, after few years when the prices of the pearl crashed in the market the necklace was seen sold off for mere 150,000 USD after the death of the lady in 1956. The mansion that was used as the store for around a century is worth hundreds of millions thus proved to be among the most expensive gift on earth.
Diamonds Worth Millions
Richard Burton was seen losing the 68 carat diamond at one of the auction in the late sixties against the Sultan of Brunei and Aristotle Onassis. However, the same man was able to procure the publicly sold jewel at the cost of around 1 million USD which he gifted to his wife that has the current value of 6.6 USD. However, with the divorce, the lady was seen donating the jewel to a hospital based in Botswana.
Airbus & Yacht worth million
The Ambanis are among the richest in the country and we see both the brothers competing with each other and gifts are no exception. Mukesh gifted his wife 60 million USD Airbus A319 Corporate Jet, while Anil Ambani was seen gifting his wife a 34 meter super yacht that costed 80 million USD. Both the cost turns huge money than some country’s GDP emerging as the top and most expensive gift on earth.
Mikhail Gutseriev a Russian billionaire was seen spending around 1 billion USD on his son Said’s 2016 wedding, which is among the fat and lavish multi-day, multi-city affair. It carried out the performances by Jennifer Lopez, Sting and Enrique Iglesias, he was seen presenting a $1 million Elie Saab couture wedding gown.
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