All richie rich Elvis Presley fans are going to love this!! The King’s beloved white knabe grand piano as featured in his music room at Graceland from 1957 to 1969, is expected to bring $1,000,000+ as the centerpiece of Heritage Auction Galleries’ Signature Elvis Memorabilia Auction. The auction is to be held on Aug.14 in Memphis, Tennessee.
“This elegant musical instrument, so well-loved and played by Elvis, is presented with wonderful provenance back to the 1930s,” said Doug Norwine, Director of Music & Entertainment Auctions at Heritage, “not to mention that it was an emotionally-charged prized possession of the King himself.” The piano is the emotional centerpiece of an auction that features a number of truly spectacular pieces of Elvis memorabilia, more than 270 in all. So if you don’t want to spulrge on the piano, what you will find there is a 1976 Triumph TR-6 Convertible ($70,000+), custom gold-framed sunglasses ($20,000+), his personal address book ($3,500+), a .22 Harrington & Richardson Revolver ($8,000+), the Elvis Presley and parents signed Graceland sales contract ($35,000+), a handwritten and signed four-page letter written to his then-girlfriend Anita Wood in 1958 ($75,000+) and his stunning opal ring ($50,000+).
We can think of spending on gold plated cell-phones, iPods, speakers, etc. But a gold plated Merc is totally beyond my or maybe anyone’s imagination. The Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG was jaw-dropping when it rolled down at the “Bling on Wheels Show” in Dubai.
Last year we saw Josh Pyke the Australian singer-song writer sailing on his awesome Guitar boat in his album ‘Make You Happy’. He was seen sailing the giant guitar around the Sydney Harbour. Maton guitars created the SS Maton for the video.
We use USB Flash Drives every now and then in our regular life. So in order to make something different for the affluent class we introduce you to a variety of gold, titanium, wood plated Flash Drives.
You feel extremely lonely and sad when your beloved pet dies. The Otto family had a similar experience when their golden Labrador died of cancer in 2008. The American couple was unable to cope up with the loss of their cute pooch. So they decided to bid on a on a biotech firm’s dog-cloning auction in July,08.
The Japanese had invented the ritual of lying in the traditional Ofuro as a part of the daily bathing pattern to cleanse the body and calm the spirit. The bathtubs are a way of relaxing and rejuvenating your tired body. So the makers of this unique stainless steel tub thought of allowing you to pamper your body even more.