Weird News A saleswoman collects 7.7 million euros for a vase estimated at 1,000 euros
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A vase which was estimated between 1,000 and 2,000 euros was finally awarded for the sum of 7 , 7 million euros to the greatest amazement of the saleswoman.
The Chinese vase has become the property of an Asian buyer who paid 9 million euros all costs included for this 18th century piece.
Auctioneer Jean-Pierre Osenat, in charge of sales, announced the good news to the saleswoman.
He said: "I took a long time to tell him that the auctions were mounted, that it had exceeded his estimate. I had to give him this figure, and there was a great silence. "
He added:" I am someone today who must help this lady psychologically. She lives very simply overseas, she told me that she was living in shorts! Euromillions winners are accompanied by the French games. She no longer sleeps from the night, she cannot achieve.
At the start for the experts, the vase was a replica but once put online for sale, there are many potential buyers who have done research.
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