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White $3 Bowl fetches millions

    • 189 posts
    July 1, 2016 8:13 PM EDT

    This is why folks who love to treasure hunt... do it!!! That little white bowl you just bought for $3 could be worth a small fortune.


    Yard Sale Bowl Purchased For $3 Fetches Millions At Auction


    By Rebecca Endicott

     

    If you ask me, there’s no better way to wile away an afternoon than by skimming through the stuff ‘n’ things at a local yard sale.

     

    It’s not just about the bargains to be found, it’s about the thrill of discovery, and about the potential to find a true diamond in the rough.

     

    While we all know that the chances of finding an overlooked Picasso or ancient artifacts on your neighbor’s lawn are low, we can’t help but hope!

     

    Check out the full story here

     

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    This post was edited by Lora - CEO at July 1, 2016 8:15 PM EDT
    • 189 posts
    July 1, 2016 8:21 PM EDT

    Two more sources....

    http://nypost.com/2013/03/20/bowled-over-ny-family-buys-bowl-for-3-it-sells-for-2-million/

    http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/business/2013/03/rare-chinese-bowl-bought-for-3-sells-for-2-2-million/

    • 189 posts
    July 1, 2016 8:22 PM EDT

    What was your greatest find? If you wanna tell that is!!!! lol :)