25 of the most expensive watches in the world
On the 25m spot most expensive watches — Rolex Paul Newman Daytona for $ 90,000
Rolex Paul Newman Daytona — the most expensive watch can be called an outstanding model. Their distinguishing feature — a white face and gold figures. During these hours of planning gain from 58 to 87 thousand. Dollars. Watches are issued to the company’s own clockwork Rolex, allowing the company to ensure the independence and did not belong to any concern.
24th place of the most expensive watches — Andreas von Zadora-Gerlof — Zadora Timepieces — 150.000 $
Artworks by Andreas von Zadora-Gerlof -I hope these very expensive hours worked as an artist, which is rightly called «Faberge America.» Luxury watches hit the subtlety and originality of the work. Each figurine is decorated with gold, diamonds, platinum and silver.
23 out of the most expensive watches — Romain Jerome Titanic Watches for $ 153,000
Romain Jerome famous collection of the most expensive watches made of steel hull of the sunken ship «Titanic.» The official certificate, which gives the company the most expensive watches and guarantees the authenticity of origin of the material. The company Romain Jerome bought a piece of 3-meter piece of body «Titanic», which became a part of special alloys and carbon component has served to create a paint used in the design of the clock face. Lineup Series Romain Jerome Titanic presented with metal, gold and platinum casing.
22 out of the most expensive watches Girard-Perregaux Opera Three cost $ 316,000
Most expensive watches this model can be called a miniature music box. Girard-Perregaux Opera Three most expensive complex mechanical watches, which are the hallmark of the company.
Breguet Double Tourbillon 21 most expensive watches for $ 329.000
The uniqueness of this clock is that the mechanism consists of 570 parts and is the know-how. The body is made of platinum, the double sapphire crystal. The average cost of a model about 300 000 euros.
20 place the most expensive watches — Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Westminster. They cost $ 334,000
Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Westminster — the uniqueness of the most expensive watches in the fact that the body is made of 18-carat pink gold and surmounted by a crown with natural sapphire. The cheapest watches cost in the region of 7-9 thousand euros.
19th place of the most expensive watches — Ulysse Nardin Genghis Khan for $ 490,000
Ulysse Nardin — the whole series of mechanical watches the company is part of the cultural heritage of the world, and Ulysse Nardin Genghis Khan is no exception. The high price of the most expensive watches are not defined the materials from which they are made, and human labor of engineers, designers, artists and jewelers.
18th place of the most expensive watches — Girard-Perregaux Opera One for $ 495.000
A distinctive feature of the most expensive watches in the fact that they are able to play a tune every hour. Melody, rather than just a sound. The body is made of platinum, but there is a cheaper model and with gold case and the value of 450 000 $.
17th most expensive watches — Patek Philippe 1518 — $ 500,000
The model’s most expensive watches is considered a classic of the genre. This is a truly aristocratic watch with a rose gold case. Among the many options, it is worth noting clock perpetual calendar and moon phase indicator. Buying a Patek Philippe watch, you find yourself in an elite club of the world, where people appreciate the best.
16th place of the most expensive watches — Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Grande Complication for $ 526,000
Since the founding of the company Audemars Piguet produces the most expensive watch only works with precision mechanism. A distinctive feature of Audemars Piguet watches is that they have a Ultra-compact and the internal mechanism.
15th place of the most expensive watches — Breguet 1907BA / 12 cost $ 734,000
Pushkin in «Eugene Onegin» mentioned the watch brand Breguet. Many Russian aristocrats and emperors were happy owners of the master clock by Abraham-Louis Breguet.
14 most expensive watches — Blancpain Grande Complication and costs $ 800,000
The mechanism of this watch is made of 329 pieces made by hand, and one plant is enough for 168 hours of running. The mechanism is decorated with rubies, which can be seen through the sapphire crystal.
13th most expensive watches — Parmigiani Fleurier Tecnica Skeleton Chronograph for $ 850,000
These watches were issued in the amount of 3 copies in 2008. Turbionny mechanism, platinum case, hrongraf — that the dignity of the most expensive watches Parmigiani Fleurier Tecnica Skeleton Chronograph.
12th place among the most expensive watches — Louis Moinet Magistralis for $ 860,000
The authenticity of the fact that the most expensive watches are made of lunar meteorite scientists have confirmed the University of California. Moonstone valued more than gold and platinum combined.
11th place — Corum Classical Billionaire Tourbillion for $ 998.000
Very small circulations most expensive watches encrusted with 850 diamonds and white gold dial.
10th place of the most expensive watches — Hublot Big Bang chronograph for $ 1,000,000
These are very expensive watches reward exhibitions Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix 2005 as the best design solution. The watch case is decorated with Big Bang 493 diamonds from the company Wesselton.
9th most expensive watches — Chopard Super Ice Cube value of $ 1,100,000
The total weight of diamonds that decorate the clock is 66 carats. The most expensive watch that does not have anything to do with humility, more like a piece of ice, created by skilled craftsmen.
8th most expensive watches — Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon. Their price — $ 1,300,000
Although not the most expensive model of the firm Patek Philippe, but having a reputation of hours with one of the most complex mechanisms.
7th most expensive watches — Vacheron Constantin Tour de l’Ile for $ 1,500,000
Most expensive watches issued for the 250th anniversary of Vacheron Constantin. On the creation of the model it took 10 craftsmen 000 hours. Watch Tour de l’Ile by Vacheron Constantin are considered the most difficult in the world and consists of 834 parts. 6th place of the most expensive watches — Patek Philippe Model 2499 — $ 2,120,000
A series of the most expensive watches Patek Philippe is recognized as one of the most advanced developments of the company. In just 35 years, the production of this model was made 349 copies of hours, of which only 9 have a rose gold case.
5th place of the most expensive watches — Patek Philippe Model 2523 Heures Universelles for $ 2.890.000
You can talk about the high quality production of the model, plus the dial map of North America enamel, handmade. Maybe that’s why the clock, and were sold for the same amount.
4th most expensive watches — Patek Philippe Platinum World Time for $ 4.000.000
Most expensive watches have become the most expensive in 2002. It shows the time in all time zones of the world and, despite its complexity and high cost, hours are made are distinguished by their elegant and reliable mechanism.
3rd most expensive watches — Patek Philippe Caliber 89. Their cost — $ 5,000,000
Most expensive watches, which are made of 1728 pieces. Today, throughout the world there are no more than 10 copies. To produce this timepiece watchmakers requires up to 9 years of hard work.
2nd place most expensive watches — Patek Philippe Henry Graves Supercomplication for $ 11,000,000
These clocks were made by order of a New York banker Henry Graves, who wanted to have the most complicated watch in the world. On the execution of the order took about 5 years 900 parts. It is not known how much money is «rolled» Henry Graves in 1932, but now the clock is estimated at $ 11 million.
1st place most expensive watches — jewelry from Chopard costing $ 25,000,000
This is not a clock, and a unique work of art in combination with the achievements of watchmaking. Watches — bracelet, adorned with three precious stones in the form of heart — blue, red and white. The total weight of 38 carats of diamonds three, and the weight of all the stones on the clock — the bracelet is 200 carats. Stylish and expensive jewelry, which can not stand any woman.