Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Watches

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The advent of technology has caused a lot of changes in our world and people, especially young dudes want to go all out flaunting the biggest design, the most expensive watches, or the latest fashion styles. 

Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Watches

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Wristwatches are big on the list of luxury items that are most sought-after by these young hopefuls and fashionistas.

Combining this meticulously crafted and expensive wristwatch with nice-looking materials can be a killer.

For these lovers, we come up with a list of record-breaking watches that are currently booming all over the world.

Come along and let’s explore together the elegance of the most expensive watches in our world today.

#1. GRAFF DIAMONDS HALLUCINATION

Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Watches

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Right at the top of the list, we have the killer wristwatch itself – Graff Diamonds Hallucination watch. This statement piece contains 110 carats of purely radiant and colorful diamonds.

From fancy pink to yellow, green, and blue, this timeless wristwatch comes with extremely rare diamonds, making it more compelling. 

It also includes emerald, marquise, pear, and around all combined to make a promising masterpiece.

This awesome wristwatch is designed by John Graff along with some craftsmen and gemologists.

Worth: $55 Million

#2. GRAFF DIAMONDS THE FASCINATION

Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Watches

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Second, on this list is the Graff Diamond’s Fascination Watch which is made of 152.96 carats of colorless diamonds. This diamond wristwatch is perfect especially for lovers of sparkles and bling and its dial is shaped like a drop.

The amazing part is, the dial of this wristwatch can be removed and used as a ring while the remaining part is used as a bracelet.

With so many incredible features, this diamond wristwatch is as fascinating as its name.

Worth: $40 Million

#3. BREGUET NO. 160

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Formerly commissioned for French queen Marie Antoinette by a secret lover, this timeless piece was designed by renowned Abraham-Louis Breguet.

Before the completion of the watch, Mario Antoinette was executed in 1827 by Breguet’s son. During the process of designing this wristwatch, it included every known complication including a thermometer, a perpetual calendar, and a chime.

The watch was kept safe in the L. A museum in Jerusalem before it was stolen in 1983. However, this piece was recovered in 2007 and was redesigned in 2008.

You might wonder if anyone still wears a pocket watch to this day but the fact that this watch was specifically designed for a French queen makes fashionista want to snag a piece of this watch.

Worth: $30 Million

#4. CHOPARD 201 CARAT WATCH

Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Watches

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The design is closely similar to the Graff Diamond Hallucination watch, yet containing 874 diamonds in different sizes and colors.

At the center of this piece is three heart-shaped diamonds in colors of yellow, pink, and blue.

The appearance of the watch is often appealing with a flower-like opening making it more delightful and intriguing.

Worth: $25 Million

#5.  PATEK PHILIPPE SUPER COMPLICATION

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Named after Henry Graves, a banker who commissioned Phillippe, the workings of this Patek Phillipe watch are as complicated as its name and it made it to be the most expensive watches.

It contains around 18-carat of gold, yet it’s the world’s known complicated wristwatch having over 24 different functions.

Among the many functions is a celestial map of New York, Westminster chimes, sunrise and sunset times, and more.

Worth: $24 Million

#6. JACOB & CO. BILLIONAIRE WATCH

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Made of 18K white gold including 260 carats of emerald cut-diamonds, 167 components, and 19 jewels, this billionaire wristwatch contains a bracelet and watch face that is quite seamless.

Additionally, it is equipped with an energetic power with a reserve of 72 hours. This company has created the most expensive watches in the whole world.

Worth: $18 Million

#7. PAUL NEWMAN’S ROLEX DAYTONA

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This watch is specifically designed for endurance racing drivers and comes with a white dial, three black sub-dials, and a red outer track.

The watch was always worn by famous American actor, Paul Newman which was a gift from his wife, Joanne Woodward.

At the back of the Daytona watch, you’ll see Woodward’s engraved words “DRIVE CAREFULLY, ME”.

The watch was later given to Paul Newman’s daughter’s boyfriend who donated a massive amount of the sale to the Neil Newman Foundation.

Worth: $17.8 Million

#8. PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 1518

 

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This amazing piece was created by Patek Phillippe in 1941 during the world war and was later sold for $11.1million in auction.

The wristwatch was the first watch with a perpetual calendar and chronograph ever produced. It’s 35mm in diameter, powered by Valjoux ebauche, and manually wound.

Worth: $11.1Million

 

#9. VACHERON CONSTANTIN 57260

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The Vacheron Constantin is another fairly complicated with around 57 complications, 2826 complications, and 242 jewels.

Some of these complications include multiple calendars, double retrograde split-seconds chronograph, and push-button enclosed within a white gold casing.

The watch is made by a skilled craftsman equipped with different traditional techniques and it took 8 years before completion.

Worth: $8 Million

#10. HUBLOT BIG BANG

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This was the watch gifted by famous hip pop star, Beyonce to his husband, Jay-Z on his birthday back in 2012.

The Hublot Big Bang Watch is completely diamond-encrusted, having an 18K white gold case that is packed with over a hundred carats of baguette diamonds and six emerald-cut diamonds.

Worth: $5 million

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