A $50 watch tells the same time as that of a million dollar watch. But what makes us go for the expensive ones then? It’s all about the class and look of the expensive watches that set them apart from the rest. While some watches are costly because of the material they are made up of, others are expensive because of the mechanism used in them like the gravity defying tourbillion. The list of most expensive watches in the world keeps getting updated.
Here Top 10 Most Expensive Watches in The World
whose features along with the price tag is gonna blow your minds off:
10. Hublot Black Caviar Bang:
This black beauty has a jaw-dropping 501 baguette-cut black diamonds embedded into its 18 carats white gold body. It is worth 1 million dollars.
9. Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon:
This amazing piece of work by Patek Philippe has night sky on one side and complex machinery for date along with moon phases on the other side. It is worth 3 million dollars.
8. Jaeger-LeCoultre Hybris Mechanica à Grande Sonnerie:
The 47 million dollar watch is particularly famous because it is capable of playing the entire Big Ben chiming sequence. With about 1300 parts it has a whopping 55 complications in it.
7. Vacheron Constantin Tour de I’lle:
Swiss manufacturer Vacheron Constantin manufactured this complex mechanism wrist watch of worth 5 million dollars. It is made up of 18 carat gold with the watch on both sides. With blue sapphire non-reflective glass this beauty was made on the 250th anniversary of the company.
6. Greubel Forsey Art Piece 1:
This masterpiece is worth 6 million dollars. Its primary attention seeking feature is a nano-sculpture by famous artist Willard Wigan in its crown. The beautiful timepiece has an inclined tour billion too.
5. Franck Muller Aeternitas Mega 4:
This watch is expensive primarily because of it complicated working mechanism. With over 36 different working complications and over 1500 individual parts, this timepiece costs about 4 million dollars.
4. Lange & Söhne Grand Complication:
A.Lange & Sohne, a luxury watch maker made this amazing wrist watch worth 2.5 million US dollars. It’s complex machinery results in features like a minute repeater, perpetual calendar with moon phase display and a mono-pusher chronograph.
3. Patek Philippe 5004T:
Yet another watch from the Patek Philippe brand makes it to the most expensive watches in the world’s list. This one is worth 9 million dollars. This sporty watch was sold at an auction in 2013.
2. Platinum World Time by Patek Philippe:
This beauty was sold at 4 million dollars in 2002 in the US. This platinum watch with designs made out of gold and rose gold is rumoured to have been manufactured just one piece.
Chopard 210 carat:
Hats off to the most expensive watch in the world. This masterpiece is a whopping 26 million dollar watch! Yes, you read it right! 201 carats of diamonds of different colours and types are studded in it. You just can’t take your eyes off this shining piece of wonder.