10 Expensive Items That Proved to be Worthless


In the world of fine arts and antiques, there are plenty of grifters hoping to pass their forgeries off on museums and some who are so bold as to try to fool members of the royal family. But there are also plenty of people who are more than willing to spend bundles of cash on a grilled cheese sandwich from an old lady claiming that the Virgin Mary’s likeness is burned into its butter-toasted surface.

Yes, from wacky eBay list items (and one person who sold his forehead for ad space) to forged priceless artifacts, and some less than sanitary used celebrity memorabilia, here are 10 of the most expensive items that turned out to be worthless.

This is an encore of one of our previous lists, as presented by our YouTube host Simon Whistler. Read the full list!

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