10 of the Most Expensive Antiques Ever Auctioned

Perhaps it is because our time here on earth is so short in the grand scheme of things that some collectors are willing to spend literally millions on antiques, many of which may have been considered worthless in their own time. Or, it could be that human nature leads us to want something that no one else on the planet can boast of having

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