Top expensive gifts given so far
In the festive season, we’re often reminded, “It’s better to give than to receive.” Everyone wants to gifts something special to their loved ones to make them happy and memorable.
Here are ten lavish examples of most expensive gifts ever given in the world.
1. Taj Mahal
Mughal ruler Shah Jahan get this historical place built in over 22 years to gift the most precious and memorable gift ever in the world to his late, favorite wife, Mumtaz. 20,000 and more artisans participated in the creation of what is now India’s top tourist attraction. The Mughal ruler spent 32 million Indian rupees at that time. It is considered as a symbol of love. This is the best gift one can ever get from her husband.
2. King Abdullah`s gift to Obama
King Abdullah`s & Obama are very famous personalities all over the world. The King of Saudi Arabia gifted some precious gifts to Obama, which includes many precious things like gold, gems, diamond and many precious items as well. The overall gifts cost more than $1.3M.
3. Taylor’s Diamond
Richard Burton gave the most expensive gift to his wife, Elizabeth Taylor in 1972 which was a beautiful and precious diamond and its costs was almost $1,050,000 at that time. It was gifted on her 40th birthday and will be always remembered because of its high price tag.
4. The Kohinoor
The last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire, Duleep Singh gifted this precious gift to Queen Elizabeth as a symbol of respect. It is still named as the most expensive diamond on the earth and now is the important part of the Queen Mother’s crown and is a highlight of the British Crown Jewels. Its value is inestimable.
5. $ 80 Millions Yatch
Anil Ambani gave his wife Tina (a former Bollywood actress) a very expensive and luxurious 34-metre super yacht, named Tian, in 2008, reportedly spending $80 million.