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Watches like sumptuous jewels
It’s not surprising that some watches are more expensive than the most luxurious diamond necklaces. Allow us to introduce you to the ten most expensive watches in the world through this list.
1 – Hallucination by Graff Diamonds
At the top of our ranking, we find the Hallucination watch by Graff Diamonds. This unusual piece of jewelry is made up of 110 carats of multicolored diamonds cut into a true work of art. What is its price, you ask? You’ll have to spend no less than $55 million to afford it.
2 – Fascination of Graff Diamonds
The second place in our ranking is occupied by another jewel from the house of Graff Diamonds: the Fascination watch. It gathers no less than 152.96 carats of diamonds, topped by a D. Flawless diamond of 38.13 carats. This watch of rare elegance sells for a cool $40 million.
3 – 201 carats from Chopard
The third place is occupied by Chopard’s 201 carat watch, sold for $25 million. This work of art is composed of three colored heart-shaped diamonds, encircled by white and yellow diamonds for a dazzling and very artistic result.
4 – Henry Graves Supercomplication by Patek Philippe
As its name suggests, the Henry Graves Supercomplication by Patek Philippe is distinguished by its complications, precisely 24 watch complications. This precious pocket jewel was sold at Sotheby’s in 2014 for a whopping $24.3 million.
5 – Billionaire by Jacob & Co.
The fifth place in our ranking is occupied by the Billionnaire watch by Jacob & Co. This watch is an impressive composition, with a white gold case decorated with diamonds totaling 260 carats. It was sold for $18.8 million.
6 – Kallania by Vacheron Constantin
In sixth place, we find the Kallania by Vacheron Constantin. This work of art pays tribute to the Kallista watch, which celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2009. Made of white gold, it is adorned with 186 diamonds totaling 170 carats.
7 – Mouawad’s Snow White Diamond Princess Watch
In seventh place, we discover a particularly feminine and elegant piece: the Snow White Princess Diamond Watch by Mouawad. This exceptional piece is crafted in gold and adorned with 223 diamonds, totaling 106.393 carats. It is priced at $6.8 million..
8 – Ref 1527 from Patek Philippe
Following on from the Supercomplication, Patek Philippe reappears in our ranking at number eight with the Ref 1527. This 18K rose gold watch is distinguished by its sobriety and elegance. It is priced at $5,708,885..
9 – Big Bang 5 Million by Hublot
In ninth place, we find the Big Bang 5 million watch by Hublot. This exceptional watch is made with 1,282 diamonds totaling 140 carats. According to rumors, this piece of jewelry was a gift from the famous singer Beyoncé to her husband Jay-Z. It is offered at a price of $5 million.
10 – Ref 130 by Patek Philippe
Finally, to close this top 10, but far from being the cheapest in the world, we find the Ref 130 by Patek Philippe. This watch, made in 1927, is distinguished by its very rare button. It is offered for sale at a price of $4,987,383..
Here, then, is the panorama of the world’s most expensive watches, true horological works of art that combine craftsmanship, precision and materials of the highest quality.