For watch collectors around the world, there are some great pieces to choose from. These are unique and highly precious pieces, and comprise of some of the most expensive watches in the world. Owning these watches is luxurious and highly precious. Here are the most expensive watches in 2012.
#10- 1907/12 of Breguet Pocket Watch
The 1907/12 Breguet pocket watch features at number 10 on this list. It is an 18-karat gold pocket watch, with an engraved hand. It also comes with two mean rotational crowns for the hand movement, and includes a silver dial. It is highly precious with a delicate structure, and costs $734,000.
#9- Blancpain 1735
This is yet another 18-Karat gold watch traditionally designed in the old style of watches. The watch comes with 18-karat gold bridges that add to the value of the watch. The watch costs around $800,000.
# 8- Magistralis
The Magistralis appears at number 8 on the top 10 most expensive watches, and features unique materials for its design. It is actually designed using materials found on the moon and includes an 18-karat gold calendar. The watch costs $860,000, earning its place at number 8 on the top 10 most expensive watches as of 2012.
#7- The Black Caviar Bang
At number 7 on the top 10 most expensive watches in 2012 is the Black Caviar Bang. It features white gold in its design in addition to rare black diamonds. The watch incorporates 18-karat white gold in its design. In addition to the white gold, there are additional rare black diamond’s that give the watch a sleek and unique design. This watch goes for up to $1,000,000, and is definitely a watch collector’s dream item.
#6- The Super Ice Cube
The Super Ice Cube appears at number six on the top 10 most expensive watches in 2012, and features gold plating and 60-karat rare diamonds. The diamonds can be found on the side and upper parts of the watch. The dial features 18-karat gold markings. The watch comes with some great features including water resistant and scratch proof. The watch goes for up to $1,300,000 and is definitely a great luxury acquisition.
#5- The Sky Moon Tourbillon
This is a strictly astronomical watch in its design and capabilities. It includes a full night sky display and is definitely a piece for astronomy enthusiasts. The watch goes for $1,300,000 and features complex but functional design and capabilities.
#4-Tour de I’Ile
This watch comes with some great and intricate features, and a complex design. It comes with an 18-karat gold time piece enclosed with sapphire stone. It comes with a price tag of $1,500,000 and is definitely a great and valuable collectable.
#3- Platinum World Time
The watch comes with a self-winding feature. It also displays time zones for different parts of the world. It is also quite functional as you do not have to reset the watch when you enter a different time zone. Some of the valuable materials used in the design of the watch include 18-karat yellow gold, rose gold, white gold and platinum. The price tag for this watch is $4,000,000
#2- Super Complication
This comes at number 2 in the top 10 most expensive watches list, and goes for a whopping $11,000,000. It features precious materials in its design, and has a spectacular aesthetic value.
#-1- 201 Karat of Chopard
This is currently the most expensive watch in the world. The watch incorporates diamonds worth a total of 201 karats. It is a striking and stunning piece that also incorporates 163K white and yellow diamonds. The price tag of the most expensive watch in the world is an impressive $25,000,000.
Arthur Dickens works for one of the largest retailers of designer watches (interesting to know is that the Danish term is ure) online.