Are humans collectors by nature? It would seem so, if you looked at historical collections of art, dried flowers, porcelain dolls, hunting trophies, even the Victorian ‘cabinet of curiosities’! Or, just look around you – collections range from the common stamps and matchboxes, to Marvel comics, teddy-bears, fridge magnets, first edition books – name anything, and you’ll find a collector out there!
So, what makes man an inveterate collector? What motivates and drives the passion? This infographic discusses the psychology of collecting and highlights some unique record-breaking collections. Imagine collecting erasers, or confetti, or garden gnomes!
Infographic Source: 10 Unique Collections and the Psychology Behind Them by Invaluable