Maybe nothing summarize the excesses of hip hop chains much better than one that was celebrated in an action figure. Ghostface Killah, among the core members of the hip hop shaolin warriors of the Wu Tang Clan, had a chain that was so large it could not be included on just his neck. Combining a supper plate sized Versace Medallion hanging short on his neck, with an Eagle Bracelet on his wrist Ghostface dared the world to top him. Continuously referenced in his tunes, Ghostface would ultimately celebrate the $75,000 worth of gold in his infamous action figure:
via http://images.complex.com The plate itself deserved over$40,000, with
the other $35,000 contained in the chain. This isnt even speaking about the worth of the golden eagle. The chain itself had a bad ending, as it was ultimately taken by a janitor. Ghostface would ultimately replace the plate with another infamous chain, but nothing could come close to topping the initial.