1 / 7

World's Largest Egg For Sale

London auction house, Christie’s, has the perfect item up for sale just in time for Easter. The world’s largest egg laid by the Elephant Bird, which has been extinct for hundreds of years! The egg, is a foot high and eight inches wide, and is the largest egg ever laid. The egg is expected to go on sale for $45,000, which would make for an expensive omelette!

World's largest egg up for auction

March 29, 2013

The rare pre-17th century, sub-fossilised Elephant Bird egg is expected to sell for $30,000-45,000 when is it auctioned in London on April 24. The

extinct Elephant Bird, a native of Madagascar, was a large bird

measuring around 11 feet in height.