(Worldkings.org) - A set of bronze bells like this one was played during the ceremony to pass Hong Kong from British to Chinese rule
(Worldkings) Top 100 famous collections around the world – P38. Zaher Wahab - Collector of Singapore's sports memorabilia (collection worth $15k)
(Worldkings.org) - It started with Zaher’s first collectible - an admission ticket from the 1994 Malaysia Cup Final, which he kept until it was donated to the SG50 time capsule in 2015.
(Worldkings) Top 100 famous collections around the world - P33. Faberge - the world's most expensive easter eggs collection
(Worldkings.org) - The world’s most expensive Easter Eggs are not made of chocolate, but are in fact some of the most valuable, beautiful and culturally significant creations of the last two centuries.
(Worldkings.org) The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond is a 31.06-carat (6.212 g) deep-blue diamond with internally flawless clarity. Laurence Graff purchased the Wittelsbach Diamond in 2008 for £16.4 million.
(Worldkings) Top 100 famous collections around the world – P31. Largest Rare Ford Collection in the World, Den Hartogh
(Worldkings.org) - We often get news of one or two special cars going under the hammer here and there, as owners decide to get rid of them for one reason or another. But having an entire auto museum for sale at an auction is something we don’t come across every day.
(Worldkings) Top 100 treasures of the world - P30. The blingiest bauble - The most obscenely expensive Christmas decoration from Hallmark Jewelers company.
(Worldkings.org) - In 2010, Embee Jewels of London teamed with Hallmark Jewelers to create the bauble to end all baubles: A white gold sphere encrusted with 1,578 diamonds.
(Worldkings.org) - In the beautiful world of Opals not all rocks are created equal. As we already know, Opal is a valuable stone that forms out of silica and of course, glows with an astonishing array of colors that you’re bound to love. But have you seen the Virgin Rainbow Opal? If you haven’t you’ll be glad to know that it’s the most glorious of Opals — the finest and certainly the priciest Opal in the world.
(Worldkings) Top 100 collections around the world - P27. Comic book fanatic has the world’s largest collection
(Worldkings.org) - Bob Bretall, 51, got hooked after being given his first comic book aged eight. His collection of comics is so vast it is filed away in boxes and catalogued. Superhero fanatic still reads about 115 comics a week, and is still colllecting
(Worldkings) Top 100 treasures of the world - P26. Unusual rock sparks panda-monium in China as owner is told it is worth £15million because it depicts two bears
(Worldkings.org) - Chinese rock collector claims a stone in his collection is worth an estimated 150 million Yuan (£15 million) because it depicts two pandas.
(Worldkings) Top 100 collections around the world - P26. Meet the man making amazing over 400 instruments out of trash he finds on the street - Ken Bultler
(Worldkings.org) - Ken Butler is the ultimate advocate for the notion that “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” The Brooklyn-based artist and musician has been making stringed instruments out of garbage since 1978 – a process he calls ‘bricoluthiery’ – making use of anything he finds on the streets of New York City; from hockey sticks to sleds to violin cases.