They are like luxury apartments.
In the world there is a separate category of people for whom we create incredibly beautiful and equally expensive watch. There are many available on the market brands that offer luxury watches enormous quality, uniqueness, exceptional elegance and style. These brands are considered the most luxurious and expensive in the world.
What makes these accessories are incredibly expensive? Only three factors: expensive materials such as diamonds, gold, platinum, meteorite or a dinosaur bone; the amount of time for the manufacture of the product and its level of detail, as well as the factor, how it is unique.
We offer you the top best watches which are the most expensive in the world.
10. Louis Moinet Meteoris. Price $4 600 000
Meteoris is a set of four hours from the manufacturer Louis Moinet, each of which contain in their construction of pieces of meteorites from Mars, the moon, an asteroid and an ancient meteorite called Rosetta Stone. Buying a watch is, the holder receives complimentary planetarium depicting the solar system.
9. Hublot – Big Bang. Price $5 000 000
If the previous hours were allocated by the rarity of their components, this model focuses on one – diamonds. Hublot has contained the product 1280 diamonds, weighing at least 3 carats each. It took about a year to find and bring diamonds into the headquarters from all corners of the Earth. Every stone was decorated by the famous jeweler from new York having experience of more than 40 years.
8. Vacheron Constantin Reference 57260. Price $8 000 000
Swiss watchmaker Vacheron Constantin has created the most complicated pocket watch Reference 57260 having 2800 components, and a record 57 complications (previous record was 33). The Assembly of these watches took 8 years.
The body of the accessory is made of 18k white gold, inside – running mechanism with 242 precious stones 3750 calibre, which has a thickness of 36 mm and operates at a frequency of 2.5 Hz with a power reserve of 60 hours.
7. Patek Philippe – Ref.1518. Price $11 136 642
Auction house Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo held at the Geneva auction The Geneva Watch Auction 4 sale, among which Patek Philippe Ref.1518 was the top of the auction on 12 and 13 November 2016. Watch set a new world record in the nomination “the Most expensive watch ever sold at auction”. The price was reached after 13 minutes of trading and has exceeded the initial value by more than three times.
The reason for such high amounts is quite strange: the case of Patek Philippe are made of stainless steel, while nearly all luxury watches of this brand are made of yellow or rose gold. The range of Patek Philippe consists of 4 models. On the back of the accessory you can see the number 1, which means that this product is the first of four.
6. Jacob & Co Watch Billionaire. Price $18 000 268
This product is rather more like a crown than a watch. The Jacob & Co Watch is embellished with 260 Billionaire-carat baguette diamonds emerald cut and have a mechanism of 167 components and 19 jewels. The watch was created for the famous Italian businessman Flavio Briatore, and wear the logo with his name.
5. Patek Philippe Henry Graves Supercomplication. The cost is $24 000 000
Named after the banker Henry graves and created for him a watch made of 18-carat gold has been in the works for 8 years: it took three years for development and five years of production. They were made in 1933 at the request of Henry graves to beat in the luxury of his rival car manufacturer James ward Packard. In the end, the banker became the owner of the most expensive and complicated watches in the world.
In 2014, the owner of the Patek Philippe Henry Graves became the unknown buyer, who bought them at auction. Watch beat its own record: in 1999 they were sold for $ 11 million to Sheikh Saud bin Mohammed bin Ali al Thani from the Royal family of Qatar.
4. Chopard 201-Carat Watch. Price $25 000 000
Having 874 201-carat rare diamond watch Chopard has taken the place of most expensive watches in the world and still are one of the most expensive jewelry on the market. The watch has a very small display and such a wide variety of diamonds that even on closer examination may not see some of them. Sold in 2000, Chopard became the first page of each luxury editions of that time.
3. Breguet Grande Complication Marie-Antoinette. Price $30 000 000
This pocket watch, ordered supposedly a fan of French Queen Marie-Antoinette. Work on the clock began in 1782 by Abraham-Louis Breguet and was finished in 1827 by his son in 4 years after his death. The result is an amazing piece of design, class and technology that contains each of the functions which were possible at that time.
Breguet enclosed in gold, showing a complex control mechanism that uses sapphire to reduce friction inside the product.
Watch was stolen in the late 1900’s and is found only in 2007. Currently, the accessory is guarded in the Museum of Islamic art the L. A. Mayer in Jerusalem.
2. Graff Diamonds, The Fascination. Price $40 000 000
Graff is the greatest name of all, when it comes to diamonds. Watch studded with white diamonds in 152,96 and transformed CT unique gemstone that is a diamond D Flawless pear shape with a diameter 38,13 CT. The focus is pear-shaped masterpiece, which conceptually is supposed to be worn as a watch dial in an architectural diamond bracelet or disconnect it and put on a finger as a ring.
1. Graff Hallucination. Price $55 000 000
Graff Hallucination – the most expensive watch in the world for 2017. Incredible value hours is 110 carat is really a rare and large colored diamonds set in a bracelet of platinum.
Colored diamonds used for these hours qualify as “Fancy”, it means that they are beyond the normal scale as an incredibly rare and valuable.
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