Stainless steel Patek Philippe 1518 sold for $11,136,642.00 today at a Phillips Bacs & Russo auction in Geneva, making it the world's most expensive wristwatch. Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo Geneva Watch Auction Four sale in Geneva set a new record over the weekend for a wristwatch at auction.
$24,000,000 Patek Philippe Supercomplication Pocket Watch Beats Its Own Record At Auction In Geneva, Switzerland, on November 11, 2014, the hammer fell, signaling the end of a highly anticipated Sotheby’s event that would once again return the famous and completely unique Patek Philippe Supercomplication pocket watch to the auction block.
Breguet watches are easily recognizable by its coin-edge cases and the Breguet hands made of guilloche dials and blue pomme hands. The inventions and innovativeness have led observers to dub him as the “father of watchmaking.” And he has created a number of great watches. Here is a list of the top 10 most expensive Breguet watches.
Graff Diamonds The Fascination | $40 Million. As well as holding the position for the most expensive watch ever, Graff Diamonds is also behind the second most pricey timepiece. Dubbed The Fascination, this $40 million watch consists of 152.96 carats of white diamonds and includes a centre, 38.13-carat, pear-shaped diamond that can detach into a ring.
The $55 million Graff Diamonds Hallucination watch, with 110 carats of very rare and very large colored diamonds set in a platinum bracelet. The $55 million Graff Diamonds Hallucination watch, with 110 carats of very rare and very large colored diamonds set in a platinum bracelet.
Piaget’s Emperador Cushion-Shaped Self-Winding Minute Repeater is one of the thinnest in the caliber 1290P and 48-mm diameter cushion-shaped case categories. Inside its slim body, the fourth major complication movement is encased with the finest acoustics, aesthetic finishes, and technical mastery.
Ulysse Nardin has been inspired by their movement of delivering “constant innovation of mechanical timepieces.” This Swiss luxury watchmaker is known for fusing style and bold innovation in their pieces. And they didn’t fail to deliver it to their limited edition Classico Minute Repeater that’s ultra-exclusively available.
Aeternitas Mega 4 The Aeternitas Mega is the pinnacle of success in the art of watch-making in terms of complexity and complications. A grandiose work of art culminating in the design of the most complex wrist watch ever made in the world thanks to the multifaceted skills of our watch-makers and constructors.
Does Magsonic mean anything more than Metasonic? Magsonic is a new alloy that Gerald Genta created for optimal sound passage. Most of the case is actually titanium, though it is also offered in 18k rose gold. The Magsonic part of the watch is the black-looking part sandwiched between the bezel and caseback.