TRENDING Germany raises "Europe's most expensive" Christmas tree


Germany raises "Europe's most expensive" Christmas tree

People's Daily app

13:58, December 04, 2018

They may look like their chocolate cousins but these gold coins are the real thing.

2,018 of them have been used to construct a festive showstopper in the reception of a Munich gold dealer.


Video source: VCG

The Austrian Mint made the coins and they'll be on display until December 15.

This is one tree which won't be left up over Christmas when no one's in the office to keep an eye on it. Its makers are calling it Europe's most expensive Christmas tree. As Sonia Legg reports, Munich gold dealer Pro Aurum has constructed a festive shows stopper out of 2,018 gold coins topped with a glittering golden star, which the firm says is worth 2.3 million euros.

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue