24 Nisan 2011 Pazar

Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Shoes

6: Ruby Slippers from “The Wizard of Oz”

Price tag: $666,000

dorothyrubyslippers.jpgSpecs: White silk pumps from the Innes Shoe Co. were customized by the Wizard of Oz costume department.
The bows have three large red glass jewels, bugle beads and glass rhinestones in silver settings.

#6′s Claim to Shoe Fame: While it is believed there were seven pairs created for 1939 movie classic “The Wizard of Oz”, the whereabouts of only four pairs are known.
One pair is in the Smithsonian; another was stolen in 2005 from the Judy Garland Museum and has yet to be recovered.
The last pair to come up for sale was in 2000, when it was sold at auction by Christie’s for $666,000.

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