The Internet has allowed to create huge virtual shops. The most famous of them is eBay. In fact, this is an online auction, whose branches are located not only in America, but all over the world. There you can buy or sell anything. For the price from a few cents to millions of dollars.
But a good rummaging among the abundance of offers you can find some, truly unique. We will tell below about the most surprising and strange lots sold ever on eBay.
Motorcycle from the wires.
One enthusiast from thousands of wires gathered a whole motorcycle. The truth from the outside it looks just like a flock of flies. The price for such a creation is either art, or the technique is relatively low – 2.5 thousand dollars.
Phone with Elvis.
It would seem that it can be unusual in a home phone? Even the appearance of the machine or animal will not attract anyone. But the dancer on the machine mechanical Elvis Presley, who also sings his rock and roll songs, is of interest. The price for such a lot is only $ 65 – a bit to surprise your guests.
One American put his shoes on sale, the description of the lot indicated that they bring good luck. And the price was pretty beautiful – 888.88 dollars. The author told why the boots became his talisman. In them he won street races, tempted the brightest beauties, managed to make money on resale. And he decided to sell a happy shoe because he had so much luck for him alone – a lot. By the way, shoes are made in the style of unisex, they are suitable not only for guys, but for girls.
These products are usually made of wood. But if the coffin is glass, then the person inside, most likely, was a famous person. But on eBay once put up for sale a fragile coffin made of rare pottery, covered with silver and decorated with 66 Swarovski crystals. The truth in the lot indicated that the product is provided for the deceased pet. However, having paid for such a glamorous product, someone will surely want to keep it to himself.
Everyone who loves racing knows that the cars in particular Formula 1 are fueled by special fuel. This is not to buy on a regular gas station, it differs from traditional AI-92, 95, 98 at least a large octane number. Similarly, the work of spacecraft uses its own oil. Some employee on eBay sells a whole canister of this liquid, selling it now for $ 5,000. This is how the attacker secretly takes out a container of oil from the cosmodrome.
The man’s belt of loyalty.
About the medieval accessory of fidelity, which husbands wore to their wives, many heard. And you can see such belts in the cinema, or in specialized museums. Yes, and on the same eBay they are sold quite a lot. But the auction also offers a male accessory. He naturally has other forms and parameters. He locks the male member on a padlock made of silicone. Ladies can protect their faithful from accidental ties for $ 172.36.
An unusual picture.
Than just do not do their art abnormal people. Brushes and pencil do not suit everyone. One lady put up for auction her abstract painting, which she painted with her own breast. Pictures bear a psychedelic tinge, but still attract. To buy a similar lot, you only need to spend $ 600. The author of such creations is the well-known artist Kira Ain Varcegi. The sale of such paintings allows her to earn a living, in support of this is a list of already sold lots. It’s funny to see a note in which the author asks not to ask her to send photos showing the most creative process.
Used toilet paper.
Who will become the new owner of such a lot is incomprehensible.On eBay once put up for sale a whole roll of paper already used, setting a price of 92 thousand. Probably, the seller decided that the sale of several of these lots will soon allow him to buy an apartment in New York.
You can buy not only material things on eBay. As a result, someone gets for his soul a few desires, and one seller decided to get for her neither much, not a little, but 2 thousand dollars. The owner of the soul claims that this is the last thing he has left in these difficult times. The buyer must receive a full certificate of possession of the former soldier’s soul. It is said that this is not a joke. There were no buyers for such a strange lot, probably, the devil is expected to participate in it.
Useful intimate cream.
Lately, hymenoplasty has become fashionable. This surgical operation allows the girls to restore their lost virginity. But is it really necessary to spend $ 800 for a doctor’s work, if you can pay only 2.5 and buy a special cream on eBay? He also promises to return the spit. In fact, such a lot is still a joke. The white bottle is empty, it is printed on it with a typographical font that the content has such an opportunity. And to enhance the impression, you can and the right to pour in the cream or jam.
People manage to sell even sites on other planets, why not try to sell the entire World Wide Web at once? Such an idea occurred to an anonymous seller who put up the Internet for sale with a starting price of one million dollars. Such a deal could become loud, only trusting buyers were not found.
Detector of aliens.
At one time in Brazil, a prototype of such an unusual device was created. Manufacturers assured that a converted and improved magnetometer can determine the activity of flying saucers of foreign creatures. The performance of the detector was allegedly proven, showing the presence of aliens in the sky of Sao Paulo. Lot was eventually sold for $ 135.
The meaning of life.
Someone is looking for the meaning of life, but someone has imprinted and now sells. Only here to earn on such an amazing lot was not possible, he was sold on eBay for $ 3.26.
Test model of the Russian spacecraft.
Our sellers also have something to surprise overseas buyers. One day a Russian company announced the sale of such an unusual lot on eBay. The price was announced at $ 2 million. But soon it was decided to abandon the specifics, replacing it with the phrase “a small amount.” How many wanted to receive the sellers of the decommissioned spacecraft Bor-5 VKK, and remained unknown. The maximum suggested amount was $ 25,200, but the buyer was scared off by a high shipping cost of $ 5,000.
Set for hunting vampires.
Such a stylish set, no doubt, would suit any hunter for evil spirits. The hunter is offered a crossbow with silver arrows, an aspen stake, a bottle of holy water and some surgical instruments. All this is located inside the box, created from a single piece of wood. The final price for the lot was $ 4,550. Vampires, beware!
In the virtual market, there once appeared a lot brought directly from the jungles of Ecuador. Anyone can buy all 26 dried human heads. True, there were few of them, only 7 people. As a result, the highest bid was only 25 dollars.
This lot has its own mysterious and romantic story. The seller claims that once during excavations he found an antique wooden box. When it was open, there were two glass bottles inside and one’s diary. One bottle accidentally broke, and out of it went a mysterious black smoke. But the second bottle and diary were preserved.Since then, a lover of antiquities has been pursued by something he called a “black creature.” The man decided to get rid of the ghost by selling a second, closed bottle at an auction. This story was so popular with buyers that the price of the lot soared to 90 million! As a result, it remained unknown whether this transaction was completed at all, and whether the actual supernatural ghosts actually visited the seller.
Once on eBay was exhibited a real rocket Falcon, though partially understaffed. As a result, it was sold for $ 3590. Fingernail’s nails.
In 1979, in South California, two maniacs, Roy Norris and Lawrence Bittaker, killed 5 people. And in 2007, someone was able to sell the nails of one of them, Norris, on eBay for $ 10. Nails were glued to the Christmas card written by Roy with his own hand. On paper there was also an imprint of his thumb to prove the authenticity of the person and the nails themselves.
Picture of a suicide.
This picture is a sombre self-portrait of a Harold. It is known about him that in 2001 he was diagnosed with brain cancer. The man realized that he was no longer able to take care of his unhappy wife, suffering from multiple sclerosis. Harold placed a double-barreled gun and shot at her head. Then he killed himself. The home of the unfortunate couple was sold, and the new owners discovered this picture. After the tragedy, strange things began to happen in the house. The dog of the new tenants at the sight of the picture “Life, stricken by the disease” began to howl, so it was put up for auction.
You can sell new wedding dresses, or you can – the wedding dress of the ex-wife. The former spouse honestly says that the proceeds will go down to tickets for baseball and beer. It remains to find willing to pay for his lot 3850 dollars.
Once on eBay was exposed window frame. Interest in it arose, because it was through her supposedly Lee Harvey Oswald shot at Kennedy. The window eventually became the most expensive in the world, having gone for 3 million.
Damn the canvas.
In one of the abandoned houses was found the picture “Hands are opposed to him.” Once she was exhibited in the gallery of Los Angeles. However, throughout the year, both its owner and critic were found dead. The price of the picture was 1025 dollars.
One 18-year-old girl put up for sale the most expensive thing that she had – her virginity. Her sale was supposed to help with paying for her studies. The announced price is 10 thousand dollars. Lot bought one businessman, paid for it, but chose not to give up his purchase.
The California town of Bridgeville on eBay was resold twice for three years. Wishing to become a new owner had to pay 1.8 million.
In the history of eBay, such a lot has become one of the most expensive. For the reactive Grumman Gulfstream II was paid 4.9 million.
A curious combination is religion and food. On eBay, once sold a sandwich with cheese, which manifested the face of the Virgin Mary. The owner of this relic was one online casino, paying for it 28 thousand.