• Midnight Opulence : The Most Expensive Guitar in the World (not!)

    February 20, 2012 | Posted by

    We have another contender for the Worlds Most Expensive Guitar tag. Unlike most of the other guitars, who owe their price tag thanks to famous owners, the Midnight Opulence manages to reach the six figure mark in the traditional manner. Being studded and encrusted with precious metals and stones. The guitar which is of Fender make has encrusted on it stones such as diamonds, citrine, blue topaz, peridot and emeralds.

    Midnight Opulence Guitar

    A celebrity master builder has handmade the guitar from scratch. The manufacturer has suggested the price to be in the range of $90,000 ; but given that it has already got about 15 people interested in purchasing the Midnight Opulence, the price may go even higher.

    The guitar wires are hand-hammered of fine silver and rose gold design. Jewellery work and inlay are by master builder Yuriy Shishkov from Russia.

    The Most Expensive Guitar

    The guitar is up for sale in Singapore and potential buyers include Brunei and Malaysian royals. If you are still wondering about the actual winner of the most expensive guitar tag, then it has to be the Goldcaster which cost a whopping $1,000,000.

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  • Notable Quotables

    You cannot spend money in luxury without doing good to the poor. Nay, you do more good to them by spending it in luxury, than by giving it; for by spending it in luxury, you make them exert industry, whereas by giving it, you keep them idle. — Samuel Johnson