You might have heard rumors of people making a breathtaking amount of money on old comic books that they happened to buy at an old thrift shop. Often it’s unexpected items that end up becoming the most valuable. Those items can range from stuffed animals, ticket stubs, to sports cards. Who knows, maybe some of your long forgotten items sitting in a box in your attic could actually be worth a fortune. Here are some highly valuable items that could earn you a lot of money.
Original 1959 Barbie
Before the world was introduced to Barbie, dolls tended to be baby dolls or stuffed animals. Barbie completely shook up the doll industry and revolutionized the toy industry altogether. The original 1959 Barbie is now worth $27,450 while originally you could get one for $3.
1927 World Series Ticket Stub
In 1927, the Yankees League had legends Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth on the roster and they went on to win 110 games and finished with a 19 game lead. This team of often regarded as the best baseball team in history, and so an original ticket stub will fetch you $41,825, while the original price was just $1.