12 Of The Most Expensive Watches Over $1 Million
While most of us could never dream of owning a watch that’s valued over a million dollars, there is in fact an entire market of timepieces that carry a 7-figure price tag. Sure a million dollars gets you a beautiful house pretty much anywhere in the country, but it will also get you one of the most expensive watches to ever hit the market. At first, investing that much money into a watch may seem like an utter waste of cash, but it’s far from it.
12 Of The Most Expensive Watches In The World
Watches like this are more than fashion statements – they are assets. These wrist pieces are more complicated than most care to know, and they will continue to appreciate in value over time.After scouring the web, we found that the majority of the “most expensive watch” lists out there were outdated, featured low quality images, and many included “blinged” out watches (you know diamonds covering the majority of the watch). We’ll leave those diamond encrusted wrist watches to the rappers. This means that the grand daddy of all expensive watches, the $25 million Chopard 201-Carat watch will not be included in our comprehensive list of the 12 most expensive watches of all time. What you will find are a dozen timepieces that display beautiful craftsmanship, precision engineering, and a price tag north of $1 million.
12. Jaeger LeCoultre Hybris Mechanica Grande Sonnerie – Price: $2.5 Million
Based in Le Sentier, Switzerland, luxury watch maker Jaeger LeCoultre was founded all the way back in 1833 by Antoine LeCoultre. This particular timepiece was originally crowned world’s most’s complicated watch – a title which continues to be bounced around to this day. The watch is equipped with Calibre 182 movement with 26 complications, 1,300 parts, and a 44mm 18k white gold case.