Most Expensive Non-Gold Watches for Men
A watch is now not only considered as a necessity but more of a status symbol representing luxury and opulence. With designer watches making a craze in the markets, there are a few renowned watchmakers who have managed to release some of the most beautiful, yet expensive, non-gold watches for men. Some of them have unique features while others are chosen for their numerous functions besides being eye-catching adornments as well.
Let us look at some the most expensive non-gold watches for men:
1. Patek Caliber 89 - Price : $5.12 M
This most expensive non-gold watch from the house of legendary Swiss luxury watchmakers, Batek, is priced at an astounding $5.12 million. This highly-expensive watch comes with a myriad of 33 complications (or features as we call them). This designer piece-of-art is currently the most expensive commercially produced watch in the world as well as having the most number of complications.
2. Patek Philippe Platinum World Time - Price : $4 M
This hugely expensive watch from Patek Philippe was auctioned recently for an impressive $4 million. It is a truly unique watch created by the most experienced and renowned watch designers from Switzerland. This watch comes with self-winding feature as well as global time-keeping.
3. Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon - Price : $1.3 M
The Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon is priced at an expensive $1.3 million and is one of the most complicated wrist watches by the renowned watchmaker. It features the night sky on one side with an unmatched precision. The dial is also complex with date and the moon phases depicted clearly.
4. Louis Moinet Magistralis - Price : $860,000
This is a truly unique watch with a genuine piece of lunar meteor in it. Price at around $860, 000 the Louis Moinet Magistralis has a perpetual calendar system for added accuracy as well as multi-facial dial along with various other unique features.
5. Blancpain 1735 Grande Complication - Price : $800,000
The Blancpain 1735 Grande Complication is rightly priced at around $800,000 with its platinum case and crocodile skin watch strap, this watch screams opulence and style. This complicated watch consists of more than 700 individual pieces of machinery and components, thus making it one of the most expensive by Blancpain.
6. Greubel Forsey Invention Piece 2 Quadruple Tourbillon - Price : $750,000
The Greubel Forsey Invention Piece 2 Quadruple Tourbillon is priced at around $750,000. It has an impressive 4 Tourbillon for improved precision. This also features enhanced time-keeping abilities as well as having an elegant and classic look to it.
7. Richard Mille Tourbillon - Price : $525,000
This unique designer watch from the house of Richard Mille is priced at an impressive $525.000. This revolutionary designed-watch features a host of modern complications (features) such as skeleton dial and is quite tough as it is made from aluminum, titanium and stainless steel.
8. Romain Jerome Titanic DNA Tourbillon - Price : $319,000
The romain Jerome Titanic DNA Tourbillon is a radical designer watch from the watchmakers, and is priced at around $319,000 for its various unique features. This limited-edition timepiece has a bold design with blackened-titanium case infused with stainless steel, a Tourbillon as well as a transversal cross dial crafted from carbon fiber. The strap comes in a choice between crocodile leather and black rubber.
9. Roger Dubuis Millesime Double Flying Tourbillon - Price : $263,000
This designer timepiece from Roger Dubuis comes at a price tag of around $263,000 owing to its limited edition as well as the vast number of features in it. It has an integrated double flying Tourbillon which compensated for the gravity’s effects, a comprehensive chronograph as well as unparalleled timekeeping abilities.
10. Rolex Submariner - Price : $234,000
The Rolex Submariner is priced at an expensive $234,000 due to its previous owner being Steve McQueen. This is an excellent self-winding and submersible stainless steel oyster bracelet watch and the name of the brand is enough to arouse envy.
These are just the tip of the iceberg of most expensive non-gold men watches. These are more for practical use than as style statements, while some are truly unique art-pieces. It will surely be every man’s dream to own one of these beauties to flaunt on their wrist.