6 Of The Most Expensive Items Ever Sold On eBay
Worldwide some 200 million people buy or sell 1 billion items eBay every year, trading $2,000 worth of goods every second. More than a million people trade on eBay as a full-time job. And while the eBay auctions are best known for finding bargains there also have been some very expensive items sold on eBay.
A Gulfstream Corporate Jet
It seats 12 and was bought by a charter flight company based in South Africa for $4.9 million.
A 1909 Honus Wagner Baseball Card
In mint condition. Considered the most valuable baseball card of all time. It sold for $1.65 million.
A Town – Bridgeville, California
Eight houses, a small diner and a post office on 83 acres of land. It sold for $1.7 million dollars.
A Former U.S. Missile Base
It was built during the cold war in Saranac Lake, NY. The missiles are long-gone, but the missile silo is still in tact. With walls that are 3-feet thick it was built to withstand a nuclear attack. An anonymous couple bought it for $2.1 million.
Shoeless Joe Jackson’s Baseball Bat.
Jackson used it during his 13-year pro career and hit .356 with it. He called it “Black Betsy.” That bat sold for $577,610.
Golf With Tiger Woods
One round of golf with Tiger Woods: $425,000.