Back in 80’s, when someone wanted to buy sophisticated furniture and home accessories he needed a lot of cash for that. Only expensive shops were available in Poland, so people use to buy second hand products.
It’s the most well-known place in history, not only, because it was made of gold and amber, but also because of its disappearing in the violent years of WWII. There are many speculations of possible location of hiding the Amber Room (a few of them are in Poland – Owl Mountains, Nysa, Cracow). The Amber Room was made for Tsar Peter the Great in XVIII century (it was a gift from Prussian king Frederick William I. The big decorative panels were sent to Russia in eighteen containers.