Flea markets, garage sales and thrift stores are great places to pick up a bargain. They’re also great places to pick up some of the weirdest stuff mankind has ever manufactured.

From a tacky golden egg that turned out to be worth millions of dollars to an award handed over to a former US president who clearly appreciated it so much that it ended up in a flea market.

Here are twenty of the weirdest, wackiest and, in some cases, most unexpectedly expensive items bought from flea markets, thrift stores and garage sales.

Buried Treasure

Described as the ‘best find yet’, this delightful sculpture of an ostrich burying its head in the sand hides a hilarious surprise. If you turn the sculpture over, you’ll see the ostrich’s grinning face looking right back at you! We agree. This is indeed the best find yet!