Humans collect. Through recorded history there are many examples of people’s passion of collecting objects – statuettes, powderpuff boxes, Faberge eggs, coins, stamps…the list can be endless. Why people collect is a whole different matter – psychological studies indicate that the desire to own things can stem from craving profit and prestige, or to satisfy the inner child, holding on to fun and nostalgia.
This infographic shines the spotlight on 10 unique, record-breaking collections, reflecting the eclectic and unusual choices that people make when take to collecting. Imagine collecting confetti, erasers, even traffic cones!
Infographic by – Invaluable