Top 10 Most Expensive Watches in the World
If you are most expensive watch collector, purchasing one of the most expensive watches below will not only complete your collection but also will add your investment. This is top 10 most expensive watches in the world. They are not available in many stores in the world, they are limited edition, and one day one of this watches could be the priciest item ever sold in Sotheby’s or Ebay. Let’s check the watch one by one.
10. Breguet pocket watch 1907BA/12: $734,000
Breguet is a 225 years old watchmakers and it is now a family of Swatch Company. Special for this watch, Breguet took 18k of gold as the main material. The mechanical parts of this watch compose 2 ways rotating caps and all the manufacturing process was handmade.
9. Blancpain 1735, Grande Complication: $800,000
A platinum cover houses the internal parts of Blancpain 1735 and a crocodile band connects the two ends of this watch. 740 components mechanically move the watch and the manufactured of the watch was 100 percent handmade.
8. Louis Moinet Magistralis: $860,000
Louis Moinet magistralis is one of the rarest watch productions in the world because it carries 2 millenniums old meteorites fell from the moon therein. The maker add 18-karats gold to perfects its beauty and if you can have one of the watch, you have a big chance to resell it pricier that what you spent in the next view years.
7. Hublot Black Caviar Bang: $1 million
For this watch, the maker required 2000 meticulous craftsmanship to gather all the mechanical parts and the housing, which contains 18-karat white gold, and 322 black gems totaling 25-karat as the accessory. Hublot Black Caviar Bang is one and only item in the world and the seller was confident enough to sell one of the world’s most complex watches for one million dollar.
6. The Chopard Super Ice Cube: $1.1 million
The cool looking chopard super ice cube comes with 66-karat diamonds. From the feminist design and all blinks that sparkle on the housing, it is no doubt no woman in the world would refuse to own it once someone give it to them free
5. Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon: $1.3 million
Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon is an exclusive handmade from Patek phillipe and they only release 2 of this item per year, one made of platinum and the other from rose gold. The engine is combination of 688 microscopic parts and other small components. The watchmaker systemized those small parts brilliantly so that the watch will always work independently all time.
4. Vacheron Constantin Tour de l’Ile: $1.5 million
Vacheron Constantin Tour de l’Ile is run by 834 microscopic parts and a watchmaker had to lose 10000 hours of his life to make the watch lives. The plate is made of gold and it is only seven in the world. The cool thing about the watch is it has no backside. If you flip the watch, you will find another watch over there.
3. Patek Philippe’s Platinum World Time: $4 million
Patek Philippe’s Platinum World Time is one of the smartest non-digital wristwatches in the world and it has an easy to read display showing a time of 24 different major cities in the world. In 2002, the watch was sold in an auction and surprisingly, the bidding session was closed with $4 million deal.
2. Patek Philippe’s Supercomplication: $11 million
This supercomplication watch is an old collection of a New York banker, Henry Graves Junior, and it carries 18-karat of casing. The pocket watch was made in 1932 and the maker should spend 4 years of his life to live the watch. In 1999, it down to an auction and it fetched $ 11 million
1. 201-carat Chopard: $25 million
This weird looking watch composes total 201-karat diamond and if we break it down, we will find one pink diamond weighting 15k, a blue diamond weighting 12k, a white diamond weighting 11karats, and smaller yellow and white diamonds totaling 163k in weight. It is weird yet wonderful piece of masterwork. It is sold for $25 million and since there is no wristwatch in the world pricier than this, it now hold a record as the most expensive watch in the world.
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