As fans, an autograph is something that we really treasure, especially if it comes from our favorite star. But, do you know what the most expensive autograph is? No, it’s not those of the Hollywood stars, but the world’s most expensive autograph is that of William Shakespeare.
Yes, this famous poet’s autograph has only six known authenticated copies. One is on a conveyance for a house in London, one on a deposition in a legal case, one on his mortgage papers, and three in his will. All of these autographs are are held in institutions.
If one of Shakespeare’s autographs will be auctioned, it would fetch an estimated amount of $5,000,000.00 USD.