The watch has been used for many centuries as a way to stay updated with time. But for many people, watches are one of the most admired accessories and used as a way of elegance and even lifestyle. Whatever your taste, the wristwatch should always be part of the accessories to give it an elegant and attractive look. With more or less opulence and luxury,all watches have always had a prominent place in the lives of men or women. In the following list we present the 12 most expensive watches ever.
1- Graff Diamonds Hallucination
This is considered the most expensive watch in the world, Graff Diamonds Hallucination, it is sumptuous and luxury at its best, and consists of a platinum bracelet with rare diamonds of various cuts, colors and finishes with 110 carats. Which gives it a price of around 50.7 million euros.
2- Graff Diamonds The Fascination
The Fascination by Graff Diamonds contains 152.96 carats of traditional-looking white diamonds. This watch has the particularity of having a detachable pear shaped diamond ring of 38.13 carats in the center. It is valued at around 37 Million Euros.
3- Breguet Grande Complication Marie-Antoinette
Gold watch that exhibits all the intricate mechanics behind it, it is a magnificent pocket watch was ordered by the French queen to offer to Marie Antoinette. Beginning its manufacture in 1782, it took 40 years to be manufactured, being completed in 1782, the result was a true masterpiece of design and technology, containing all the functions available at the time. Unfortunately its recipient was executed before seeing the finished clock. It has a value of 28 Million Euros.
4- Jaeger Lecoultre Joaillerie 101 Manchette
This fantastic watch was presented to Queen Elizabeth II to celebrate her 60th year in power. It has a sapphire dial with 576 diamonds. It uses the mechanics of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Caliber 101, hand wound, with the appearance of a beautiful diamond bracelet. With royalty of 24 million euros.
5- Chopard 201-Carat Watch
The Chopard brand is known for its luxury jewelry, perfumes and fashion accessories. This magnificent jewel in the shape of a clock has 874 diamonds. It is an extraordinarily attractive watch and contains 3 detached diamonds in the shape of a heart, 289 in the shape of a pear, 139 round diamonds and 443 extravagant diamonds. With extravagant is also its cost of 23 Million Euros.
6- Patek Philippe Henry Graves Supercomplication
Patek Philippe is well known as a luxury watch brand. This particular model was created for a wealthy American banker Henry Graves. This complex clock has 24 implications and includes a perpetual calendar, minute repeater with Westminster Chimes, sunrise and sunset times and a celestial map. Its price is in line with everything else about 22.2 Million Euros.
7- Jacob & Co. Billionaire Watch
Made with 260 carat diamonds and emeralds, the Billionaire watch certainly lives up to its name. With its dial with the visible mechanism it is a very beautiful and elegant watch. With a price of 16.6 Million Euros only accessible to a few exchanges.
8- Paul Newman Rolex Daytona
He was given the name of the famous actor Paul Newman, after his wife presented him with one of these magnificent examples. It is a watch with a black dial and exclusive exotic cream. Only one in twenty Daytonas is thought to have been equipped with the "exotic" dial because it was originally difficult to sell. However, the price increased even more after Newman started using it. Standing at 16.3 Million Euros.
9- Patek Philippe Ref. 1518
Clad in high-quality stainless steel, this watch is the first in a limited edition four-piece series from Patek Phillipe. It is different from most other Patek luxury watches, because it is the only one with a perpetual steel Patek calendar chronograph. For the price of approximately 10.2 Million Euros it is the most expensive model of the brand.
10- Patek Philippe Ref. 1527
Created in 1943, this 1527 model by Patek Philippe may look quite common on the outside, however, it contains more than twenty different gemstones and is made of 20-carat pink gold. In addition to all this, there are two more peculiarities that make it incredibly rare, the first is that it was the only one of its kind and the second is that Patek started using this model as inspiration for several other models. However, this model was valued at around 5.3 million euros.
11- Patek Philippe Calibre 89
It is a timelessly sophisticated pocket watch. It was created to celebrate the company's 150th anniversary. Patek Philippe stated that the 89 was "the most complicated watch in the world" when it was created. It weighs 1.1 kg and has a total of 1,728 components, all of which are worth approximately 5 Million Euros.
12- Hublot Big Bang Diamond
This fantastic watch consists of 1280 three-carat diamonds, all hand cut by a New York jeweler with 40 years of experience. It was offered by the singer Beyonce to her husband Jay-Z on her 43rd birthday, for approximately 4.7 million Euros.