Warren Buffett is considered the world’s most successful investor, a point not lost on the person who paid US$4,567,888 (AU$6,658,340) to have lunch with him.
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The 20th Annual Power Lunch with Warren Buffett to Benefit GLIDE was the most expensive purchase made on the marketplace in 2019, followed by a Tom Brady 2000 Autographed Playoff Contenders Championship Ticket Trading Card, which sold for US$400,100.
According to eBay’s ‘Most Interesting and Expensive Purchases’ of 2019 list, the most common big ticket item purchased was a vehicle, although shoppers also spent massive sums on comic book, jewellery and vinyls.
Northern Soul Del Larks Queen City 1967 vinyl sold for US$13,101, while the 1962 Marvel Amazing Fantasy #15, which featured Spider Man’s first appearance sold for US$32,000.
And a gold ring with a yellow diamond and one carat side stones sold for US$65,950.
The top 10 most expensive purchases
20th Annual Power Lunch with Warren Buffett to Benefit GLIDE: US$4,567,888
Tom Brady 2000 Autographed Playoff Contenders Championship Ticket Trading Card: US$400,100
Michael Jordan 1997 Metal Universe Precious Metal Gems Card: US$350,100
2015 Lamborghini Aventador Roadster: US$349,800
2014 Newmar King Aire Motorhome: US$280,000
2019 Lamborghini Urus "Bianco Icarus": US$245,995
1986 Piper Malibu: US$225,000
2005 Ford Ford GT: US$220,000
2019 Lamborghini Huracan LP580-2: US$209,900
2012 Lamborghini Aventador 2dr Coupe: US$200,000
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